Dividend-News

Daily dividend news for investors in dividend stocks


General Growth Properties (GGP) Declares $0.38 Semi-Annual Dividend; 4.8% Yield


General Growth Properties, Inc. (NYSE: GGP) today announced its Board of Directors has declared a common stock dividend of $0.38 per share, $0.76 annualized. The dividend is payable in a combination of cash and common stock. The dividend is payable on January 27, 2011, to stockholders of record on December 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): GGP

Kraft Foods (KFT) Declares $0.29 Quarterly Dividend; 3.7% Yield

Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE: KFT) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.29 per common share, $1.16 annualized. This dividend is payable on January 14, 2011, to stockholders of record as of December 31, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.7%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MDLZ

Rent-A-Center (RCII) Declares $0.06 Quarterly Dividend; 0.8% Yield

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (Nasdaq: RCII) has declared a $0.06 per share cash dividend for the first quarter of 2011 to be paid to the Company's common stockholders, $0.24 annualized. The dividend will be paid on January 26, 2011 to common stockholders of record as of the close of business on January 5, 2011. The ex-dividend date is January 3, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 0.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RCII

Blackrock's BOE Dividend Fund: A Hefty 12.6% Yield

The new normal we continue to hear about should refer to the rise of emerging markets as a percentage of global GDP and not the potential sub optimal growth of domestic U.S. GDP. Between 1960 and 2000, the GDP of emerging markets fluctuated between 18 and 22% of global growth. It was only most recently that they broke out to represent close to 30%, reflecting the importance of having a direct or indirect exposure to this important asset class. The key must be in balancing the associated risk and increased volatility that is inherent. Has the bond bubble been pierced? The Fed has embarked upon QEII. The bond purchase program, that is, not the luxury cruise liner. So, with a constant buyer lurking in the market and one with an exceptionally deep set of pockets, why are rates rising?... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): BOE

Boston Properties (BXP) Approves $0.50 Per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend - Annual Yield 2.40%

Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share of common stock for the period October 1, 2010 to December 31, 2010 payable on January 28, 2011 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 31, 2010.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BXP

Chimera Investment Corporation (CIM) Approves $0.17 Per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend

The Board of Directors of Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE: CIM) declared the fourth quarter 2010 common stock cash dividend of $0.17 per common share. This dividend is payable January 27, 2011 to common shareholders of record on December 31, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 29, 2010. (NOTE - Previous Qtr (Sept. 30, 2010) dividend payout was $0.18)... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CIM

Polo Ralph Lauren (RL) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 0.35% Yield

Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE: RL) announced Monday that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable on January 14, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 29, 2010. The yield is 0.35%... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RL

Exxon Mobil Dividend Analysis

Summary -Exxon Mobil (XOM) is one of the largest public companies in the world. -Falling oil prices due to the worldwide recession have hurt the company’s profits, but they’ve rebounded in 2010. -Five-year revenue growth: 1% -Five-year earnings and cash flow growth have been negative. -Dividend yield: 2.45% -Five-year dividend growth: 9% -With a P/E of a little under 13, and a forward P/E of a little over 11, I find XOM stock to be an appealing investment for the long-term at the current price.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): XOM

Dynamic Materials (BOOM) Declares $0.04 Quarterly Dividend; 0.7% Yield

Dynamic Materials Corporation (Nasdaq: BOOM) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share, $0.16 annualized. The dividend is payable on January 14, 2011, to shareholders of record as of December 31, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.7%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BOOM

Limoneira Co. (LMNR) Declares $0.03125 Quarterly Dividend; 0.5% Yield

Limoneira Company (Nasdaq: LMNR) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03125 per common share, $0.125 annualized. The dividend is payable on January 14, 2011, to stockholders of record on December 27, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 23, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): LMNR