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MetLife (MET) Declares $0.74 Annual Dividend


MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today declared an annual dividend for 2010 of $0.74 per common share payable on December 14, 2010 to shareholders of record as of November 9, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 5, 2010.... more


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J. M. Smucker (SJM) Declares $0.40 Quarterly Dividend; 2.5% Yield

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) declared a $0.40 per share dividend on the common shares of the Company, $1.60 annualized. The dividend is to be paid on Wednesday, December 1, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Friday, November 12, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 10, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SJM

Jones Lang Lasalle Inc. (JLL) Posts Q3 adj.-EPS of $0.86, Shy of Views; Declares $0.10 Semi-Annual Dividend; 0.5% Yield

Jones Lang Lasalle Inc. (NYSE: JLL) reports Q3 adjusted EPS of $0.86, versus the analyst estimate of $0.95. Revenue for the quarter was $708 million, which compares to the estimate of $690.42 million. The Board of Directors declared a semi-annual dividend of $0.10 per share of its common stock, $0.20 annualized. The dividend payment will be made on Wednesday, December 15, 2010, to holders of record at the close of business on Monday, November 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 11, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): JLL

UniFirst (UNF) Declares $0.0375 Quarterly Dividend; 0.3% Yield

UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) today declared regular quarterly cash dividends of $0.0375 per common share, $0.15 annualized. The dividend is payable on January 7, 2011, to shareholders of record on December 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): UNF

Cintas (CTAS) Boosts Dividend 2%, Announces $500M Share Buyback

Cintas Corporation (Nasdaq: CTAS) raised its annual dividend 2% to 49 cents per share and approved a $500 million share repurchase program. This dividend is payable on December 15, 2010, to shareholders of record as of November 12, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 10. The new dividend yield is 1.8 percent.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): CTAS

Rollins, Inc (ROL) Approves Dividend and 3-for-2 Stock Split

Rollins, Inc (NYSE: ROL) has approved a three-for-two stock split of the Company's common shares. The split will be affected by issuing one additional share of common stock for every two shares of common stock held. The additional shares will be distributed on December 10, 2010, to holders of record at the close of business on November 10, 2010. Fractional share amounts resulting from the split will be paid to shareholders in cash. In addition, the Company declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per share payable December 10, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business November 10, 2010. The cash dividend will be paid on the pre-split shares.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ROL

Rollins (ROL) Announces 3-for-2 Stock Split, Declares Dividend

Rollins (NYSE: ROL) said its board approved a three-for-two stock split. The additional shares will be distributed on December 10, 2010, to holders of record at the close of business on November 10, 2010. Rollins also declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per share payable December 10, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business November 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 8. The dividend yield is 1.4 percent.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ROL

Charles Schwab Corp. SCHW) Declares $0.06 Quarterly Dividend; 1.6% Yield

The Charles Schwab Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHW) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per common share, $0.24 annualized. The dividend is payable November 26, 2010 to stockholders of record November 12, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 10, 2010. Yield on the divdiend is 1.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SCHW

Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 0.8% Yield

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced a quarterly common stock dividend of $0.05 per share, $0.20 annualized. The dividend is payable December 1, 2010, to stockholders of record on November 5, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 3, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WFC

Weis Markets (WMK) Declares $0.29 Quarterly Dividend; 2.9% Yield

Weis Markets, Inc.'s (NYSE: WMK) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.29 per share, $1.16 annualized. The divdiend is payable on November 19, 2010, to shareholders of record as of November 5, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 3, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WMK