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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

Darden Restaurants (DRI) Reports Q4 Adj-EPS of $0.86, Misses by 2c; Raises Qtr. Dividend by 28% to $0.32/Share

Darden Restaurants (NYSE: DRI) reports Q4 EPS of $0.86, ex-items, 2 cents lower than the analyst estimate of $0.88. Revenue for the quarter was $1.86 billion, which compares to the estimate of $1.89 billion. Comps down 0.9%. Raises its quarterly dividend by 28% to $0.32.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): DRI

Robbins & Myers (RBN) Declares $0.0425 Quarterly Dividend; 0.7% Yield

Robbins & Myers, Inc. (NYSE: RBN) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a regular cash dividend payment of $0.0425 per share,or $0.17 annualized. The dividend is payable on August 6, 2010 to shareholders of record as of July 9, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 7, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.7%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RBN

Duke Energy Raises Dividend

Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) raised the quarterly cash dividend on its common stock by .5 cents to 24.5 cents per share. This action increases the annualized dividend from 96 cents to 98 cents. The dividend is payable on September 16, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 13, 2010. This is the 84th consecutive year that Duke Energy has paid a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock. Duke Energy had cash and cash equivalents of $1.1 billion at the end of the first quarter of 2010, compared with $1.2 billion at the end of the year-ago quarter. At the end of the first quarter, total debt stood at $17.2 billion with a debt-to-capitalization ratio of 44%. Total debt, however, was only $15.5 billion at the end of the first quarter of 2009 (debt-to-capitalization... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): DUK

Roper Industries (ROP) Declares $0.095 Quarterly Dividend; 0.6% Yield

Roper Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a dividend of $0.095 per share, or $0.38 annualized. The dividend is payable on July 30, 2010 to stockholders of record on July 9, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 7, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ROP

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Declares $0.075 Quarterly Dividend; 1.2% Yield

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a $0.075 per share quarterly dividend, or $0.30 annualized. The dividend will be paid on July 15, 2010 to common shareholders of record on July 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is June 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CHK

South Jersey Industries (SJI) Declares $0.33 Quarterly Dividend; 2.9% Yield

South Jersey Industries’ (NYSE: SJI) board of directors declared its regular dividend of $0.33 per share, or $1.32 annualized. The dividend is payable October 4, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business September 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SJI

Stryker Corp. (SYK) Declares $0.15 Quarterly Dividend; 1.2% Yield

Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share, or $0.60 annualized. The dividend is payable on July 30, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is June 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SYK

Boeing (BA) Declares $0.42 Quarterly Dividend; 2.5% Yield

Boeing (NYSE: BA) declares a regular quarterly dividend of $0.42 per share, or $1.68 annualized. The dividend is payable September 3, 2010, to shareholders of record as of August 6, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 4, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BA