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Franklin Resources (BEN) Declares $0.22 Quarterly Dividend; 0.8% Yield


Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE: BEN) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share, $0.88 annualized. The dividend is payable on October 8, 2010 to stockholders of record holding shares of common stock at the close of business on September 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BEN

2010: The Return of the Dividend

Thanks to greatly improved corporate cash flow and profits, 2010 has seen a healthy upswing in dividend policies: As of August 31, 2010, total dividends declared, extra dividends, and dividend increases were all up, year-to-date: (Click to enlarge)Conversely, there has also been a downturn in dividend decreases and omissions:... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): CSCO

Farmland That Pays a Dividend

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SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): CRESY

Goldenport Holdings : Scrip Dividend Reference Pric

16 September 2010 Scrip Dividend Reference Price Goldenport Holdings Inc. ('Goldenport' or the 'Company'), (LSE: GPRT) announces that the scrip dividend reference price for the fully paid shares to be issued to shareholders who elect to receive the scrip dividend alternative for the 2010 interim dividend will be 119.65pence per share. The reference price is calculated as the average of the middle market quotations for the Company's shares as derived from the Daily Official List of the London Stock Exchange for the five consecutive dealing days commencing on 8 September 2010, being the Company's Ex-Dividend Date for the 2010 interim dividend. A shareholder electing for the scrip dividend alternative rather than cash would receive one new share for every 66.7 shares registered in their... more


InvestegateStock symbol(s): GPRT

Oxford Instruments: Dividend - Amendment

16 September 2010 Oxford Instruments plc The following announcement amends the payment date of the final dividend from 29 October to 28 October 2010. The record date is unchanged at 1 October 2010. Amendment to Dividend Payment date Oxford Instruments plc confirms that shareholders have approved payment of a final dividend of 6p per ordinary share for the year ended 31 March 2010. This is to be paid on 28 October 2010 to shareholders registered at the close of business on 1 October 2010. Enquiries: Oxford Instruments plc Susan Johnson-Brett, Company Secretary Tel: 01865 393324 Email: susan.johnson-brett@oxinst.com... more


InvestegateStock symbol(s): OXIG

Resource Capital Corp. (RSO) Declares $0.25 Quarterly Dividend; 15.9% Yield

Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE: RSO) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.25 per common share, $1.00 annualized. The dividend will be paid on October 26, 2010 to holders of record on September 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 15.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RSO

HopFed Bancorp (HFBC) Declares $0.08 Quarterly Dividend, 2% Stock Dividend; 3.4% Yield

HopFed Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: HFBC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share and a 2% stock dividend. The annualized rate of the quarterly dividend is $0.32. Both the cash and stock dividend will be paid on October 15, 2010, to stockholders of record as of September 30, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 28, 2010. Yield on the cash dividend is 3.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): HFBC

Mead Johnson (MJN) Declares $0.225 Quarterly Dividend; 1.6% Yield

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE: MJN) announced today that its board of directors had declared a regular quarterly common stock dividend of $0.225 per share, $0.90 annualized. The dividend will be paid on October 1, 2010, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 24, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 22, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MJN

Air Products (APD) Declares $0.49 Quarterly Dividend; 2.4% Yield

Air Products (NYSE: APD) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.49 per share of common stock, $1.96 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 8, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): APD

Abbott (ABT) Decclares $0.44 Quarterly Dividend; 3.4% Yield

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today declared a quarterly common dividend of $0.44 per share, $1.76 annualized. The cash dividend is payable Nov. 15, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Oct. 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ABT