Dividend-News

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McKesson Corp. (MCK) Declares $0.18 Quarterly Dividend; 1% Yield


McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK) at its meeting today declared a regular dividend of $0.18 per common share, $0.72 annualized. The dividend is payable on April 1, 2011, to stockholders of record on March 1, 2011. The ex-dividend date is February 25, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MCK

Arkansas Best (ABFS) Declares $0.03 Quarterly Dividend; 0.5% Yield

Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per common share, $0.12 annualized. The dividend is on payable on February 23, 2011, to shareholders of recordas of February 9, 2011. The ex-dividend date is Feburuary 7, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 0.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ABFS

Value Meals: Dividends and Value in the Restaurant Business

ZenPrime recently screened stocks looking for those with value plus dividends in the restaurant industry. Our criteria for a screen was to look at companies with positive Return on Invested Capital that also provided a divided. Among the stocks that fall in this category, are there any attractive investments to be had? Our screen returned the following 11 stocks: Ark Restaurants Corp (ARKR), Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc (BAGL), Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (BOBE), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc (CBRL), Darden Restaurants, Inc (DRI), Brinker International, Inc. (EAT), Frisch's Restaurants Inc (FRS), McDonald's Corp. (MCD), P.F.Chang's China Bistro, Inc. (PFCB), Tim Hortons Inc. (THI), and finally Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM). On to the analysis ... Using analysts' 5-year growth... more


SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): ARKR,BAGL,BOBE,CBRL,DRI,EAT,FRS,MCD,PFCB,THI,YUM

Perrigo (PRGO) Declares $0.07 Quarterly Dividend; 0.4% Yield

Perrigo Co. (Nasdaq: PRGO) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share, $0.28 annualized. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2011 to shareholders of record on February 25, 2011. The ex-dividend date is February 23, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 0.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): PRGO

Standex Int'l (SXI) Declares $0.06 Quarterly Dividend; 0.8% Yield

Standex International Corporation (NYSE: SXI) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share, $0.24 annualized. The dividend is payable February 25, 2011 to shareholders of record February 8, 2011. The ex-dividend date is February 4, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 0.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SXI

State Bancorp (STBC) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 2.1% Yield

State Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: STBC), parent company of State Bank of Long Island, declared a cash dividend of $0.05 per share, $0.20 annualized. The cash dividend will be paid on March 17, 2011 to stockholders of record as of February 16, 2011. The ex-dividend date is February 14, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 2.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): STBC

Minerals Technologies (MTX) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 0.3% Yield

Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on the company’s common stock, $0.20 annualized. The dividend is payable March 16, 2011 to stockholders of record on February 25, 2011. The ex-dividend date is February 23, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 0.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MTX

Bank of America (BAC) Declares $0.01 Quarterly Dividend; 0.3% Yield

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) today announced the Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on Bank of America common stock of $0.01 per share, $0.04 annualized. The dividend is payable on March 25, 2011, to shareholders of record as of March 4, 2011. The ex-dividend date is March 2, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 0.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BAC

Ball Corp (BLL) Elects John Hayes as CEO; Declares Two-for-One Stock Split; Increases Quarterly Dividend 40%; Authorizes 20M Common Buyback

Ball Corporation's (NYSE: BLL) announces that John A. Hayes has been elected President and CEO. Ball's board also announced today a two-for-one split of the company's common stock. The distribution date for the stock split will be February 15, 2011, in the form of a 100-percent stock dividend, to shareholders of record on February 4, 2011. The Board has their quarter dividend 40% to $0.07. The dividend is payable March 15, 2011, to shareholders of record on March 1, 2011. The ex-dividend date is February 25, 2011. Finally, the Board has increased their stock buyback to 20 million post-split shares.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BLL

Applied Industrial Tech (AIT) Declares $0.17 Quarterly Dividend; 2.1% Yield

Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per common share, $0.68 annualized. The dividend is payable on February 28, 2011, to shareholders of record on February 15, 2011. The ex-dividend date is February 11, 2011. Yield on the dividend is 2.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): AIT