Dividend-News

Daily dividend news for investors in dividend stocks


Cooper (COO) Declares $0.03 Semi-Annual Dividend; 0.2% Yield


Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) today announced that consistent with the plan approved by its board of directors to pay annual dividends, the Company declared a semi-annual dividend of $0.03 per share, or $0.06 annualized. The dividend is payable on August 5, 2010, to stockholders of record on July 20, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 16, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): COO

Stocks Trying to Entice Investors With Their Dividends

The goals of an income portfolio are much different than those of a capital appreciation portfolio. The good news is an income portfolio consisting of quality dividend growth stocks can not only succeed, but excel during a market downturn. Dividend investors are focused on building a stream of steadily rising income from solid companies. While many panic when their portfolios decline, income investors see a downturn as an incredible buying opportunity as they are look for sustainable growing dividends.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): CL,CSVI,EV,FUL,NWN,OZRK,RPM,SKT

Family Dollar Stores: Dividend Stock Analysis

Family Dollar Stores, Inc.(FDO) operates a chain of self-service retail discount stores for low to lower-middle income consumers in the United States. The company is a member of the S&P Dividend Aristocrats index, after raising distributions for 34 consecutive years.Over the past 10 years this dividend stock has delivered an annual average total return of 9 % to its shareholders. After peaking at 44 in late 2003, the stock fell all the way down to 15 in 2007, before recovering all the way to 40.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): FDO

Hot Topic (HOTT) Declares $0.28 Quarterly Dividend; 5.3% Yield

Hot Topic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOTT) declares a regular quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share, or $0.28 annualized. The dividend is payable on August 2, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 19, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 15, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 5.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): HOTT

Allegheny Energy (AYE) Declares $0.15 Quarterly Dividend; 2.8% Yield

Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE) today authorized a cash dividend of $0.15 per common share, or $0.60 annualized. The dividend is payable September 27, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 13, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 9, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): AYE

New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares (NHTB) Declares $0.13 Quarterly Dividend; 5.3% Yield

New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares, Inc. (NHTB) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share, or $0.52 annualized. The dividend is payable July 30, 2010, to stockholders of record as of July 23, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 21, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 5.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): LSBG

Cabot Corp. (CBT) Declares $0.18 Quarterly Dividend; 2.8% Yield

Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share, or $0.72 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 10, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on August 27, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 25, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CBT

Colgate-Palmolive (CL) Declares $0.53 Quarterly Dividend; 2.6% Yield

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE: CL) today declared quarterly cash dividends of $0.53 per common share, or $2.12 annualized. The dividend is payable on August 13, 2010, to shareholders of record on July 26, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 22, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CL

Tanger Factory Outlet (SKT) Declares $0.3875 Quarterly Dividend; 3.6% Yield

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE: SKT), announced today that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.3875 per common share, or $1.55 annualized. On August 13, 2010, a cash dividend of $0.3875 per share will be payable to holders of record on July 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SKT

Qualcomm (QCOM) Declares $0.19 Quarterly Dividend; 2.3% Yield

Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM) today announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per common share, or $0.76 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 24, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on August 27, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 25, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): QCOM