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More Tech Companies Joining 'Dividend Club'
Published Mon, 18 Jun 2012 06:58:08 -0400 on Seeking Alpha
In this week's Barron's Tech Trader column, Tiernan Ray points out that since Dell (DELL) announced plans to "join the dividend club," 9 out of the top 10 technology companies in the S&P 500 now pays a dividend - with Google (GOOG) remaining the only holdout. Dell is going with the trend, clearly, while Google is not. The number of tech companies that Moody's Investors Service tracks that are paying dividends has risen in the last five years from 19 to 29, the rating agency reported on Thursday. That includes Apple (AAPL), a... Read more