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Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) Declares $0.04 Quarterly Dividend; 0.3% Yield


Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) announced today that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.04 per share, $0.16 annualized.. The dividend is payable October 14, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.3%.... more


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Towers Watson & Co. (TW) Declares $0.075 Quarterly Dividend; 0.7% Yield

Towers Watson & Co. (NYSE: TW) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.075 per common share, $0.30 annualized. The dividend is payable on October 15, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.7%.... more


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Towers Watson (TW) Approves $0.075 Quarterly Cash Dividend - Annual Yield 0.60%

Towers Watson & Co. (NYSE: TW) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.075 per common share for the quarter ended September 30, 2010. The dividend is payable on October 15, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2010. About Towers Watson Towers Watson is a global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management.... more


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Renasant Corporation (RNST) Approves $0.17 Per Share Cash Dividend

Renasant Corporation (Nasdaq: RNST) approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of seventeen cents ($0.17) per share to be paid October 1, 2010, to shareholders of record as of September 17, 2010. Shares are down $0.16 (-1.14%).... more


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Renasant Corp. (RNST) Declares $0.17 Quarterly Dividend; 4.9% Yield

Renasant Corporation (Nasdaq: RNST) approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share, $0.68 annualized. The dividend is to be paid October 1, 2010, to shareholders of record as of September 17, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 15, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.9%.... more


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Worthington Industries (WOR) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 2.8% Yield

Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 29, 2010, to shareholders of record September 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.8%.... more


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Servidyne (SERV) Declares $0.01 Quarterly Dividend; 1.9% Yield

Servidyne, Inc. (Nasdaq: SERV) today reported that the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend in the amount of $0.01 per share, $0.04 annualized. The dividend is payable on October 4, 2010, to shareholders of record on September 13, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 9, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.9%.... more


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On Dividends and Portfolio Building

I wanted to carry the dividends idea forward a little bit, as there are some enormous dividends out there to be had. What I thought I would do is construct a portfolio where for each sector there is one very high yielding stock and one ETF. For compliance reasons I need to shy away from specific percentages allocated to each holding as the rules around this stuff assume that people add 2+2, get 22 and go out an implement the portfolio. Financials Westpack Banking (WBK) yields 5.80% iShares S&P Global Financials (IXG) yields 2.16%... more


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Dividends for Depression Era Investing, Part 2

In Part 1 of this article, I had mentioned that I would give 5 more investments that meet our requirement, the requirement being you can only invest in companies that sell products people have to buy, even in a depression. These companies have to have managements who then take those profits and give them to us in the form of dividends. The yields from the dividends also have to pay our clients more than they could get from buying a 10-year Treasury bond. While I still plan to give another 5 companies, today I wanted to focus on some different kinds of dividend payers that litter our portfolio as well. I will also explain why I like the investment along with the yield they give.... more


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Simmons First National (SFNC) Declares $0.19 Quarterly Dividend; 2.9% Yield

Simmons First National Corporation's (Nasdaq: SFNC) Board of Directors declared a regular $0.19 per share quarterly cash dividend, $0.76 annualized. The dividend is payable October 1, 2010, to shareholders of record September 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.9%.... more


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