Dividend-News

Daily dividend news for investors in dividend stocks


Atrion Corp. (ATRI) Increses Quarterly Dividend 16.7% to $0.42; Yields 1.2%


Atrion Corporation (Nasdaq: ATRI) today announced an increase in its quarterly cash dividend from $0.36 per share to $0.42 per share, or $1.68 annualized. This dividend will be payable on September 30, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2010. The ex-dividend is September 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ATRI

NL Industries (NL) Declares $0.125 Quarterly Dividend; 5.7% Yield

NL Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NL) announced today that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.125 per common share, $0.50 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 28, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 5.7%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): NL

Buckeye Technologies (BKI) Initiates $0.04 Quarterly Dividend; 1.4% Yield

Buckeye Technologies Inc. (NYSE: BKI) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared its first regular quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $0.04 per common share, $0.16 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2010 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 16, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 12, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): BKI

Delek US Holdings (DK) Declares $0.0375 Quarterly Dividend; 2% Yield

Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DK) today announced that its Board of Directors voted to declare a quarterly cash dividend of $0.0375 per share, $0.15 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 21, 2010, to shareholders of record on August 24, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 20, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): DK

Emerson (EMR) Declares $0.335 Quarterly Dividend; 2.6% Yield

Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today declared the regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.335 per common share, $1.34 annualized. The dividend is payable September 10, 2010, to stockholders of record August 13, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 11, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): EMR

Timken Co. (TKR) Declares $0.13 Quarterly Dividend; 1.5% Yield

The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share, $0.52 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 2, 2010, to shareholders of record as of August 20, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 18, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): TKR

Nationwide Health Properties (NHP) Increases Quarterly Dividend 2.2% to $0.46; Yields 4.8%

Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NHP) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly common stock cash dividend of $0.46 per share, a $0.01 increase from the prior quarterly dividend of $0.45 per share. The annualized rate on the dividend is $1.84. The dividend will be paid on September 3, 2010 to stockholders of record on August 20, 2010, with an ex-dividend date of August 18, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): NHP

Ensco (ESV) Declares $0.35 Quarterly Dividend; 3.2% Yield

Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of US$0.35 per Class A ordinary share, $1.40 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 17, 2010, to holders of Ensco’s American Depositary Shares (ADSs) as of the September 6, 2010, with an ex-dividend date of September 2, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): ESV

W. R. Berkley (WRB) Declares $0.07 Quarterly Dividend; 1% Yield; Increases Stock Buyback to 10M Common

W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.07 per share, $0.28 annualized. The dividend is to be paid on October 1, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1%. In addition, the Board of Directors has increased the Company’s share repurchase authorization to 10 million shares of common stock. The increased authorization represents approximately 7 percent of the Company’s shares outstanding at June 30, 2010. Repurchases may be made from time to time at prevailing prices in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions, subject to market conditions... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): WRB

AmTrust Financial Services (AFSI) Declares $0.07 Quarterly Dividend; 2% Yield

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFSI) today announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.07 per common share, $0.28 annualized. The dividend will be payable on October 15, 2010 to shareholders of record as of October 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 29, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): AFSI