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10 Dividend Stocks Offering a Quick Payback


Payback is the amount of time needed for an investment to earn its cost, undiscounted. For example, if you buy a dividend stock for $100 that pays a $5 annual dividend, the payback is 20 years (100/5). Though not very sophisticated, payback can still help you screen for good, solid dividend growth stocks. I learned this lesson the hard way…... more


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Heidrick & Struggles (HSII) Declares $0.13 Quarterly Dividend; 2.5% Yield

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSII) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share, $0.52 annualized. The dividend is payable on August 20, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 6, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 4, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): HSII

Suncor Energy (SU) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 1.2% Yield

Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE: SU) has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per Common share, $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable September 24, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 3, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 1, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SU

Sterling Bancshares (SBIB) Declares $0.015 Quarterly Dividend; 1.2% Yield

Sterling Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBIB), announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.015 per common share, $0.06 annualized. The dividend is payable August 20, 2010 to shareholders of record on August 6, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 4, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.2%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): SBIB

IBM (IBM) Declares $0.65 Quarterly Dividend; 2.1% Yield

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.65 per common share, $2.60 annualized. The dividend is payable September 10, 2010 to stockholders of record August 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 6, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): IBM

Int'l Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) Increases Quarterly Dividend 8% to $0.27; Yields 2.3%

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) authorized an increase in the Company's quarterly cash dividend, raising it 8% from $0.25 to $0.27, or $1.08 annualized. The increased quarterly dividend will be paid on October 6, 2010 to all IFF shareholders of record as of September 22, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 20, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.3%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): IFF

O.I. Corp. (OICO) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 2.5% Yield

O.I. Corporation (OICO) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per common share, $0.20 annualized.
The dividend is payable on August 30, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 13, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 11, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.5%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): OICO

United States Steel (X) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 0.4% Yield

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today that the Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.05 per common share, $0.20 annualized. The dividend is payable September 10, 2010, to stockholders of record at the close of business August 11, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 9, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): X

Exelon Corp (EXC) Declares $0.525 Quarterly Dividend; 5.1% Yield

Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.525 per share, $2.10 annualized. The dividend is payable on September 10, 2010, to shareholders of record of Exelon at 5:00 p.m. New York Time on August 16, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 12, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 5.1%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): EXC

Gardner Denver (GDI) Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend; 0.4% Yield

Gardner Denver, Inc. (NYSE: GDI) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share, $0.20 annualized. The dividend is payable on August 26, 2010, to stockholders of record as of August 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is August 6, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.4%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): GDI