Dividend-News

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Saul Centers (BFS) Declares $0.36 Quarterly Dividend; 3.5% Yield


Saul Centers, Inc. (NYSE: BFS) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.36 per share on its common stock, or $1.44 annualized. The dividend is to be paid July 30, 2010 to holders of record on July 16, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 14, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BFS

SUPERVALU (SVU) Declares $0.35 Annual Dividend; $0.0875 Quarterly Dividend, 2.9% Yield

SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE: SVU) today announced that its Board of Directors approved an annual indicated dividend of $0.35 per share, unchanged from the previous annualized rate. The Board of Directors also declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.0875 per share, or $0.35 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2010 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 30, 2010. Yield on the quarterly dividend is 2.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SVU

BlackRock (BLK) Declares $1.00 Quarterly Dividend; 2.6% Yield

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.00 per share of common stock, or $4.00 annualized. The dividend is payable September 22, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 2, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 31, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BLK

China Mass Media (CMM) Declares Special Dividend

China Mass Media Corp. (NYSE: CMM) has announced that on May 22, 2010, the board of directors of the Company declared a special dividend of 71,637,500 additional ordinary shares of the Company, par value $0.001 per share, for the financial year ended December 31, 2009. The board of directors proposed that the special dividend be distributed in the form of HK Shares, as defined below, subject to the approval by an ordinary resolution of the shareholders of the Company at an extraordinary general meeting to be convened on July 19, 2010. For full details of the proposed stock dividend and the Company's extraordinary general meeting, please refer to the materials delivered by the Company's depositary bank for an explanation of how to claim the distribution. The Company has applied for the... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CMM

Best Buy (BBY) Raises Qtr. Dividend by 7% to $0.15/Share

Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) has just boosted its quarterly dividend by 7% from $0.14 to $0.15 per common share.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BBY

Steelcase (SCS) Declares $0.04 Quarterly Dividend; 1.5% Yield

Steelcase Inc. (NYSE: SCS) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share, or $0.12 annualized. The dividend is to be paid on or before July 21, 2010 to shareholders of record as of July 7, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 5, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SCS

Apogee Enterprises (APOG) Declares $0.0815 Quarterly Dividend; 2.8% Yield

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOG) announced it has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.0815 per share, or $0.326 annualized. The dividend is payable on July 28, 2010 to shareholders of record on July 13, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 11, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): APOG

10 Stocks With 45+ Years of Boring, Steady Annual Dividend Increases

We have all heard it… Stodgy, for old people, yawn, boring! These have all been used to describe dividend growth investing. As a dividend growth investor, I sometimes think our strategy is the most misunderstood. It seems everyone understands a trader's mentality as evidenced by the numerous comments on capital appreciation – “Why would you buy that stock? It has been flat for 2 years.” Most understand the income investors mentality as noted by comments like – “Why would you buy that stock when you can buy Amalgamated Risk and it pays a 9% dividend?” Both of these strategies can be successful, as can a dividend growth strategy. Periodically, it is good to remind ourselves why we are dividend growth investors. Dividends Provide Investment... more


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Fortress Investment (FIG) Will Not Pay Q2 Dividend

Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG) announced today that it elected not to pay a dividend in the second quarter of 2010. The Board elected to retain capital for potential future investment opportunities and for working capital purposes.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): FIG

First South Bancorp (FSBK) Declares $0.20 Quarterly Dividend; 6.9% Yield

First South Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSBK) declared a quarterly cash dividend for the quarter ended June 30, 2010 of $0.20 per share, or $0.80 annualized. The dividend is payable July 22, 2010 to stockholders of record as of July 5, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 1, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 6.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): FSBK