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Panhandle Oil and Gas (PHX) Declares $0.07 Quarterly Dividend; 1.1% Yield


Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. (NYSE: PHX) declares a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share, $0.28 annualized. The dividend will be payable on December 10, 2010 to shareholders of record on November 22, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 18, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): PHX

Schnitzer Steel (SCHN) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.017; Yield is 0.13%

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCHN) announced Monday that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.017 per share, annualized $0.068 annualized. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2010, to shareholders of record on November 18, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 16. The yield is 0.13%... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SCHN

FMO (FMO) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.34; Yield is 6.9%

Fiduciary/Claymore MLP Opportunity Fund (NYSE: FMO) on Monday announced that it is increasing its quarterly dividend to $0.34 per share, $1.36 annualized. The dividend is payable on January 31, 2011 to shareholders of record as of January 14, 2011. The ex-dividend date is January 12, 2011. The yield is 6.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): FMO

4 Dividend Stocks Showing You the Money

Dividend checks continue to get fatter as more companies jack up their distribution rates. Readers of the Income Investor newsletter can certainly appreciate that kind of thinking. Let's take a closer look at some of the companies that inched their payouts higher this past week.... more


The Motley FoolStock symbol(s): ARLP,CTAS,LM,NS,SLE,STRA

Old National Bancorp (ONB) Tops Q3 Views; Declares $0.07 Quarterly Dividend; 3% Yield

Old National Bancorp (NYSE: ONB) reports Q3 EPS of $0.13, 2 cents better than the analyst estimate of $0.11. Old National Bancorp’s Board of Directors also declared a common stock dividend of $0.07 per Common share, $0.28 annualized. The dividend is payable December 15, 2010, to shareholders of record December 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ONB

Simon Property (SPG) Declares Quarterly Dividend of 80c; Yield is 3.3%

Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG) announced Monday that its Board of Directors has declares a quarterly stock dividend of $0.80, $3.20 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 30, 2010 to stockholders of record on November 16, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 12, 2010. The yield is 3.3 %.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SPG

CONSOL Energy (CNX) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 1.1% Yield

CONSOL Energy Inc.'s (NYSE: CNX) Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 26, 2010, to shareholders of record on November 12, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 10, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CNX

PetMed Express (PETS) Declares Quarter Dividend of $0.125; Yield is 3.3%; Announces $20M Share Buyback

PetMed Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: PETS) announced Monday that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.125 per share on its common stock, $0.50 annualized. The dividend will be payable on November 26, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 12, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 10, 2010. The yield is 3.2%. The company also announced a share repurchase program of up to $20 million, effective immediately.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): PETS

Mercury General (MCY) Posts Better-Than-Expected Q3 Results; Raises Quarterly Dividend

Mercury General (NYSE: MCY) reports Q3 EPS of $1.03, 28 cents better than the analyst estimate of $0.75. Revenue for the quarter was $766 million, which compares to the estimate of $678.18 million. The company also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.60 per share, $2.40 annualized. The dividend is to be paid on December 30, 2010 to shareholders of record on December 16, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 14, 2010. The yield is 5.6%... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MCY

Three Stocks That Have Increased Dividends Every Year for 25 Years

When a company increases its dividend every year for over a quarter of a century, it says a lot about the company's continued strength of earnings, and it also shows dedication to shareholders. There aren't many companies around that can claim that track record, maybe less than fifty. And of that group, only two and a half are utility stocks (I'll explain the half shortly). One of these classic stocks is the ever popular Consolidated Edison Inc. (ED), a provider of electric, gas, and steam utility services in New York City and Westchester County. In terms of yield, it shows up about halfway down the list of electric utilties at WallStreetNewsNetwork.com, at 4.8%. The stock has a forward price to earnings ratio of 14.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): ED,STR,TEG