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Diebold (DBD) Declares $0.27 Quarterly Dividend; 3.4% Yield


Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) declared a fourth-quarter cash dividend of $0.27 per common share, $1.08 annualized. The dividend is payable on Friday, December 10, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Friday, November 19, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 17, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): DBD

RPM Int'l (RPM) Increases Quarterly Dividend 2.4% to $0.21; Yields 4.1%

RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced at its annual meeting of stockholders that its board of directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per share, $0.84 annualized. The dividend is a 2.4% increase from the previous annualized rate of $0.82. The dividend is payable on October 29, 2010, to stockholders of record as of October 18, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 14, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 4.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): RPM

Allegheny Energy (AYE) Declares $0.15 Quarterly Dividend; 2.5% Yield

Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE) today authorized a cash dividend of $0.15 per outstanding share, $0.60 annualized. The dividend is payable December 27, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 13, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 9, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): AYE

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) Resumes Quarterly Dividend at $0.25; Yields 2.6%

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: KRO) announced that they have resumed their quarterly dividend. The board declared a cash dividend of $0.25 per common share, $1.00 annualized. The dividend is payable on December 23, 2010 to the holders of record of the common stock at the close of business on December 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 8, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): KRO

Aon Corp (AON) Declares $0.15 Quarterly Dividend; 1.5% Yield

Aon Corporation (NYSE: AON) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per common outstanding share, $0.60 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 15, 2010 to stockholders of record on November 1, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 28, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): AON

KB Home (KBH) Declares $0.0625 Quarterly Dividend; 2.3% Yield

KB Home (NYSE: KBH) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.0625 per common share, $0.25 annualized. The dividend is payable on November 18, 2010 to stockholders of record on November 4, 2010. The ex-dividend date is November 2, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): KBH

PNC Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 0.8% Yield

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) today announced that the board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable October 24, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business October 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.8%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): PNC

Unum Group (UMN) Declares $0.0925 Quarterly Dividend; 1.6% Yield

Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.0925 per share, $0.37 annualized. The dividend will be paid on November 19, 2010, to stockholders of record on October 25, 2010. The ex-dividend date is October 21, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.6%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): UNM

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Dividend-paying companies are the oasis in the desert of underperforming stocks. They offer solid payouts today, and not simply the promise of gains tomorrow (though they do offer that, too!). In fact, dividend investing is such an attractive alternative that super-investor Warren Buffett has made it a significant component of his portfolio. A great way to find outperforming dividend-paying companies is to examine the stocks in the "Dividend Achievers Select Index," an elite group of companies that have raised their dividends annually over at least the past 10 years. The list was created by Mergent and is now overseen by Indxis, which screens eligible stocks for liquidity and investability. The index features about 140 stocks for 2010.... more


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