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Weyerhaeuser (WY) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 1.3% Yield


Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share, $0.20 annualized. The dividend is payable November 5, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business December 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.3%.... more


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Alliant Energy Corp. (LNT) Declares $0.395 Quarterly Dividend; 4.4% Yield

Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3950 per share, $1.58 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 15, 2010, to shareowners of record on close of business October 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 27, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): LNT

SM Energy (SM) Declares $0.05 Semi-Annual Dividend; 0.5% Yield

SM Energy Company (NYSE: SM) today announces that its Board of Directors has declared a semi-annual cash dividend of $0.05 per common share, $0.10 annualized. The dividend will be paid on November 8, 2010, to stockholders of record as of the close of business October 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 27, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.5%.... more


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Reynolds American (RAI) Announces 8.9% Quarterly Dividend Increase to $0.49; Yields 3.3%; CEO Ivey to Retire; Board Approves Two-for-One Stock Split

The Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) board of directors has approved an 8.9% increase in the company’s quarterly dividend and a two-for-one split of the company’s stock. In addition, Susan M. Ivey, currently chairman, president and CEO of RAI, has notified the board of directors of her intent to retire on Feb. 28, 2011. The board has elected Daniel (Daan) M. Delen, currently chairman, president and CEO of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, to be president- and CEO-elect of RAI, and a member of the board of directors, effective Jan. 1, 2011. After ongoing evaluation, the board also decided to split the roles of chairman of the board and chief executive officer, in line with best-practice trends in corporate governance. Thomas C. Wajnert was elected non-executive chairman of RAI’s... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RAI

MVC Capital (MVC) Declares $0.12 Quarterly Dividend; 3.7% Yield

MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE: MVC) has announced that its board of directors has declared a dividend of $0.12 per share, $0.48 annualized. The dividend is payable on October 29, 2010 to shareholders of record on October 25, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 21, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.7%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MVC

FLY Leasing (FLY) Declares $0.20 Quarterly Dividend; 6.1% Yield

FLY Leasing Limited (NYSE: FLY) ("FLY"), a global lessor of modern commercial jet aircraft, today announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per common share, $0.80 annualized. The dividend will be paid on November 19, 2010 to shareholders of record on October 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 27, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 6.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): FLY

Cousins Properties (CUZ) Declares $0.09 Quarterly Dividend; 5.1% Yield

Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE: CUZ) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share, $0.36 annualized. The dividend is payable December 17, 2010, to common stockholders of record as of November 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 5.1%.... more


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Marchex (MCHX) Declares $0.02 Quarterly Dividend; 1.3% Yield

Marchex, Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHX), today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend in the amount of $0.02 per common share, $0.08 annualized. Marchex will pay these dividends on November 15, 2010 to the holders of record as of the close of business on November 5, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 3, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MCHX

Albemarle Corp. (ALB) Declares $0.14 Quarterly Dividend; 1.2% Yield

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) declared today a quarterly dividend of $0.14 per share, $0.52 annualized. The dividend is payable January 1, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business as of December 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ALB

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