Royal Bank of Canada (TSE:RY) will raise its dividend to CA$1.35, representing a 4.3% yield.

The company's dividend payments are sustainable, with a payout ratio of 51% and estimated future ratio of 47%.

Over the years, Royal Bank of Canada's dividend has grown steadily by 8.4% annually.

With earnings per share growing at 5.2% per year, the company has the potential to continue its dividend growth.

The consistent dividend policy and growing earnings make Royal Bank of Canada a strong income stock.

Investors can have confidence in the company's stability and potential for future dividend payments.

Earnings growth bodes well for the company's future dividend value.

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