Dividend-News

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ConocoPhillips (COP) Declares $0.55 Quarterly Dividend; 4.1% Yield


ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) today announced a quarterly dividend of 55 cents per share, or $2.20 annualized. The dividend is payable September 1, 2010, to stockholders of record at the close of business August 2, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): COP

Adams Express (ADX) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 2.1% Yield

The Adams Express Company (NYSE: ADX) today declared a dividend of $0.05 per share, or $0.20 annualized. The dividend is payable September 1, 2010, to stockholders of record on August 13, 2010, with an ex-dividend date of August 11, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ADX

Landstar System (LSTR) Tops Q2 Views; Raises Qtr. Dividend to $0.05; Guides Q3

Landstar System (Nasdaq: LSTR) reports Q2 EPS of $0.49, 1 cent better than the analyst estimate of $0.48. Revenue for the quarter was $641.7 million, which compares to the estimate of $599.71 million. Raises its quarterly dividend to $0.05 per common share. Sees Q3 sales up 25-33%. EPS are expected to be $0.47-$0.52, versus the consensus of $0.50.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): LSTR

Wolverine World Wide (WWW) Declares $0.11 Quarterly Dividend; 1.6% Yield

Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW) have declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share of common stock, or $0.44 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 1, 2010 to stockholders of record on October 1, 2010, with an ex-dividend date is September 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WWW

EQT Corp (EQT) Declares $0.22 Quarterly Dividend; 2.4% Yield

EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per common share, or $0.88 annualized. The dividend is payable September 1, 2010, to shareholders of record on August 6, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 4, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): EQT

Williams (WMB) Declares $0.125 Quarterly Dividend; 2.6% Yield

Williams' (NYSE: WMB) board of directors has approved a regular dividend of $0.125 on the company's common stock, or $0.50 annualized. The dividend is payable Sept. 13, 2010, to holders of record at the close of business on Aug. 27. The ex-dividend date is August 23, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WMB

CSX Corp. (CSX) Declares $0.24 Quarterly Dividend; 1.9% Yield

CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) today approved a $0.24 per share quarterly dividend, or $0.96 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 31, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 27, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CSX

Walgreen's Dividend Gets a Boost

I'm glad to see Walgreen's (WBA) raise its dividend by 27%: Drugstore chain Walgreen Co. says it is boosting its quarterly dividend by 27% to 17.5 cents from 13.75 cents.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): WBA

8 Dividend Stocks Showing Above Market Performance

My goal as a dividend growth investor is to build a steadily increasing income and not necessarily to outperform the market via capital gains. However, as numerous research projects have shown, a conservative dividend-based investment strategy has consistently outperformed the market over time. Now that we are passed mid-year, let’s take a look at some of the above average dividend performers for the first six months.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): ABT,CLX,CNI,CVX,GPC,KO,MCD,NUE,O,PEP,PG,SPY,SYY

ADTRAN (ADTN) Declares $0.09 Quarterly Dividend; 1.3% Yield

ADTRAN Inc. (Nasdaq: ADTN) declared a cash dividend of $0.09 per common share, or $0.36 annualized. The dividend is to be paid to holders of record at the close of business on July 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 27, 2010 and the payment date is August 12, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ADTN