Dividend-News

Daily dividend news for investors in dividend stocks


Southwest Airlines (LUV) Declares $0.0045 Quarterly Dividend; 0.1% Yield


Southwest Airlines' (NYSE: LUV) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.0045 per common share, $0.018 annualized. The dividend is payable January 6, 2011, to Shareholders of record at the close of business on December 9, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 7, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): LUV

NSTAR (NST) Increases Quarterly Dividend 6.3% to $0.425; Yields 4.1%

NSTAR (NYSE: NST) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.425 per common share, $1.70 annualized. The dividend is a 6.3% increase from the current rate of $0.40. The dividend is payable February 1, 2011 to shareholders of record as of January 7, 2011. The ex-dividend date is January 5, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): NST

Harsco Corp. (HSC) Declares $0.205 Quarterly Dividend; 3.5% Yield

Harsco Corporation (NYSE: HSC) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.205 per share, $0.82 annualized. The dividend is payable February 15, 2011 to stockholders of record as of January 14, 2011. The ex-dividend date is January 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): HSC

Clorox: 41% Effective Yield on a Blue Chip Stock

Although there are always exceptions to the rule, good long term track records are important. And when you look at dividend increasing stocks, that can be very true, especially those that have raised their dividends for many years, such as 3M Company (MMM), Stanley Works (SWK) and Abbott Laboratories (ABT). One of the stocks that shows up on the WallStreetNewsNetwork.com list of dividend increasing stocks is Clorox (CLX), which has increased its dividend for 33 years in a row, and provides a current yield of 3.5%. But the interesting feature about dividend raisers is that the effective yield based on cost basis is much higher.... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): CLX

ACE Limited (ACE) Declares $0.33 Quarterly Dividend; 2.2% Yield

ACE Limited (NYSE: ACE) announced Thursday that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend equal to $0.33 per share, $1.32 annualized. The dividend is payable on January 11, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 16, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 14, 2010. The yield is 2.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ACE

Telephone & Data Systems (TDS) Declares $0.1125 Quarterly Dividend; 1.2% Yield

Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (NYSE: TDS) declares a quarterly dividend of $0.1125 per Common Share, $0.45 annualized. The dividend will be paid on December 30, 2010, to shareholders of record on December 17, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 15, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): TDS

Tiffany & Co. (TIF) Declares $0.25 Quarterly Dividend; 1.8% Yield

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share of Common Stock, $1.00 annualized. This dividend will be paid on January 10, 2011 to stockholders of record on December 20, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 16, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): TIF

OneBeacon (OB) Declares $0.21 Quarterly Dividend; 1.4% Yield

OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: OB) Board of Directors declared a $0.21 per share quarterly dividend, $0.84 annualized. The dividend is payable in cash on December 31, 2010, to holders of record of Common Shares as of the close of business on December 17, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 15, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): OB

Northrop Grumman (NOC) Declares $0.47 Quarterly Dividend; 3% Yield

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.47 per Common share, $1.88 annualized. The dividend is payable December 11, 2010 to shareholders of record as of the close of business November 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 25, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): NOC

Ross Stores (ROST) Declares $0.16 Quarterly Dividend; 1% Yield

Ross Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROST) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per common share, $0.64 annualized. The dividend is payable on December 31, 2010 to stockholders of record as of December 7, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 3, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ROST