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Applied Industrial Tech (AIT) Declares $0.17 Quarterly Dividend; 2.1% Yield


Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per common share, $0.68 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 30, 2010, to shareholders of record on November 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 11, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): AIT

Gannett Co. (GCI) Declares $0.04 Quarterly Dividend; 1.3% Yield

Gannett Co., Inc.’s (NYSE: GCI) Board of Directors today declared a dividend of $0.04 per share, $0.16 annualized. The dividend is payable on January 3, 2011 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): GCI

American Electric Power (AEP) Raises Qtr. Dividend by 9.5% to 46c/Share, Yielding 5.02%

American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) raises its quarterly dividend by 9.5% from 42c to 46c per common share. The dividend is payable on Dec. 10 to shareholders of record on Nov. 10. The ex-dividend date is Nov. 8. The dividend yield moves from 4.58% to 5.02%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): AEP

W.W. Grainger (GWW) Declares $0.54 Quarterly Dividend; 1.8% Yield

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE: GWW) has declared a cash dividend of $0.54 per share, $2.16 annualized. The dividend is payable on December 1, 2010, to shareholders of record on November 8, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 6, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): GWW

Rogers Communications (RCI) Increases Quarterly Dividend 4.1% to $0.32; Yields 3.4%

Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE: RCI) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.32 per share, $1.28 annualized. The dividend is a 4.1% increase over the prior rate of $0.3075. The quarterly dividend declared today will be paid on January 4, 2011 to shareholders of record on November 18, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 16, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RCI

Webster Financial (WBS) Declares $0.01 Quarterly Dividend; 0.2% Yield

Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.01 per common share, $0.04 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 22, 2010 to shareholders of record on November 8, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 4, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WBS

United States Steel (X) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 0.5% Yield

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today that the Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.05 per share on U. S. Steel Common Stock, $0.20 annualized. The dividend is payable December 10, 2010, to stockholders of record at the close of business November 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): X

WVS Financial (WVFC) Reduces Quarterly Dividend 75% to $0.04; 1.5% Yield; Suspends Treasury Stock Buybacks

WVS Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: WVFC) announced today that its Board of Directors at their meeting on October 26, 2010 declared a regular $0.04 cash dividend on the common stock of the Company, $0.16 annualized. The dividend is a 75% reduction from the previous rate of $0.16 per share. The dividend is payable on November 24, 2010 to the stockholders of record at the close of business on November 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 11, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.5%. The Company also announced today that it will suspend treasury stock repurchases under its current stock repurchase program.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WVFC

IBM Declares $0.65 Quarterly Dividend; 1.9% Yeld; Authorizes $10B Stock Buyback

The IBM (NYSE: IBM) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.65 per common share, $2.60 annualized. The dividend is payable December 10, 2010 to stockholders of record November 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.9%. The board today also authorized $10 billion in additional funds for use in the company’s stock repurchase program. IBM said it will repurchase shares on the open market or in private transactions from time to time, depending on market conditions.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): IBM

Great Plains Energy (GXP) Declares $0.2075 Quarterly Dividend; 4.4% Yield

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP) today announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly dividend of $0.2075 per share, $0.83 annualized. The common dividend will be payable December 20, 2010 to shareholders of record as of November 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 24, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): GXP