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Renasant Corp. (RNST) Declares $0.17 Quarterly Dividend; 4.9% Yield


Renasant Corporation (Nasdaq: RNST) approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share, $0.68 annualized. The dividend is to be paid October 1, 2010, to shareholders of record as of September 17, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 15, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RNST

Worthington Industries (WOR) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 2.8% Yield

Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 29, 2010, to shareholders of record September 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WOR

Servidyne (SERV) Declares $0.01 Quarterly Dividend; 1.9% Yield

Servidyne, Inc. (Nasdaq: SERV) today reported that the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend in the amount of $0.01 per share, $0.04 annualized. The dividend is payable on October 4, 2010, to shareholders of record on September 13, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 9, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SERV

On Dividends and Portfolio Building

I wanted to carry the dividends idea forward a little bit, as there are some enormous dividends out there to be had. What I thought I would do is construct a portfolio where for each sector there is one very high yielding stock and one ETF. For compliance reasons I need to shy away from specific percentages allocated to each holding as the rules around this stuff assume that people add 2+2, get 22 and go out an implement the portfolio. Financials Westpack Banking (WBK) yields 5.80% iShares S&P Global Financials (IXG) yields 2.16%... more


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Dividends for Depression Era Investing, Part 2

In Part 1 of this article, I had mentioned that I would give 5 more investments that meet our requirement, the requirement being you can only invest in companies that sell products people have to buy, even in a depression. These companies have to have managements who then take those profits and give them to us in the form of dividends. The yields from the dividends also have to pay our clients more than they could get from buying a 10-year Treasury bond. While I still plan to give another 5 companies, today I wanted to focus on some different kinds of dividend payers that litter our portfolio as well. I will also explain why I like the investment along with the yield they give.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): AHL

Simmons First National (SFNC) Declares $0.19 Quarterly Dividend; 2.9% Yield

Simmons First National Corporation's (Nasdaq: SFNC) Board of Directors declared a regular $0.19 per share quarterly cash dividend, $0.76 annualized. The dividend is payable October 1, 2010, to shareholders of record September 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SFNC

Extra Space Storage (EXR) Declares Q3 and Q4 Dividends of $0.10; Yields 2.6%

Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE: EXR) announced today that the Company's board of directors has declared a quarterly dividends of $0.10 per share per quarter on the common stock of the Company for the third and fourth quarters of 2010. Annualized, the dividend equates to $0.40 per common share. The $0.10 dividend for the third quarter is payable on September 30, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 13, 2010. The $0.10 dividend for the fourth quarter is payable on December 31, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): EXR

Partner Communications (PTNR) Approves Q2 Cash Dividend of $0.48 Per Share

Partner Communications Company Ltd. (Nasdaq: PTNR) announced that its Board of Directors approved the distribution of a dividend for the second quarter of 2010 of NIS 1.87 (US 48 cents) per share or ADS (in a total of approximately NIS 290 million or US$ 75 million) to shareholders and ADS holders of record on September 20, 2010. The dividend is expected to be paid on October 5, 2010. Partner Communications Company Ltd. (Partner) is a mobile telephone network operator in Israel.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): PTNR

Consolidated Water (CWCO) Declares $0.075 Quarterly Dividend; 3.1% Yield

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (Nasdaq: CWCO) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.075 per share, $0.30 annualized. The dividend is payable October 31, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business October 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CWCO

Huntsman Corp. (HUN) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 4.3% Yield

Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) announced that the company's board of directors has declared a $0.10 per share cash dividend on its common stock, $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 30, 2010, to stockholders of record as of September 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): HUN