The Board of Directors of Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL) has declared a third quarter dividend of $0.21 per share payable on September 20, 2018 to shareholders of record as of August 30, 2018. Xylem is a leading global water technology company focused on solving the world’s most challenging water issues.... more
Interactive Brokers chief options strategist Steve Sosnick discusses what might break the yield curve's flat pattern.
[Note: This material was originally published on IBKR Traders' Insight on August 8, 2018.]
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Farmers & Merchants Bank of Long Beach (OTCQB: FMBL) today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $23 per share. The quarterly dividend is payable on September 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of September 14, 2018.... more
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX) announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.78 per share of common stock payable to shareholders of record as of August 30, 2018. The dividend will be payable September 10, 2018.... more
Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (the “Company” or “MPT”) (NYSE: MPW) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share of common stock to be paid on October 11, 2018, to stockholders of record on September 13, 2018.... more
Kansas City Southern’s (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Board of Directors on August 14, 2018 declared a regular dividend of $0.25 per share on the outstanding KCS 4% non-cumulative preferred stock. The dividend is payable on October 2, 2018 to preferred stockholders of record at the close of business on September 10, 2018.... more
Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend to stockholders of $0.50 per share payable on October 26, 2018 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 28, 2018.... more
The Board of Directors of Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE: CRI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.45 per share, payable on September 7, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 27, 2018.... more
AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (NYSE: MITT) announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.51563 per share on its 8.25% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (NYSE: MITT-PA). The dividend is payable on September 17, 2018 to holders of record on August 31, 2018.... more
Current BDC Dividend Yields Business development companies ("BDCs") are currently paying dividend yields between 7% and 13% with a handful of companies that increased dividends so far this year including Ares Capital (ARCC) and Main Street Capital (MAIN) as predicted in "This High-Yielding, Sleep-Well Investment Is About To Announce A Dividend Increase".
Apollo Investment (AINV) has come off of its recent highs and currently has a relative strength index ("RSI") of 35 indicating that it is approaching 'oversold' conditions as discussed in previous articles:
NAV Per Share & Credit Quality As predicted in my previous AINV article "11% Yielding BDC With Oil Hedges Driving Lower Book Value?", its net asset value... more