Industrial and consumer goods suppliers boast longer histories of paying dividends to their shareholders over time. Three dividend stocks to watch through year end are AZZ Inc (AZZ), Franklin Electric Co Inc (FELE), and Sonoco Products Co (SON). Bemis Company Inc (BMS) is a consumer goods provider with two awards from the Flexible Packaging Association this year. The firm’s market value is $4.28 billion. The Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) posted second quarter earnings of $114 million or $1.18 per adjusted share. Revenue came in $1.45 billion beating estimates for $1.48 billion.