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IBERIABANK (IBKC) Declares $0.34 Quarterly Dividend; 2.5% Yield


IBERIABANK Corporation (Nasdaq: IBKC) announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per share, or $1.36 annualized. The dividend is payable on July 23, 2010 to shareholders of record as of July 2, 2010. The ex-dividend date is June 30, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 2.5%.... more


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Duke Energy (DUK) Raises Quarterly Dividend by $0.005 Per Share

Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.245 per share, an increase of a half-cent over the previous level. The dividend is payable on Sept. 16, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business Aug. 13, 2010. "The dividend increase announced today is consistent with our previously stated objective to continue growing the dividend but at a slower rate than the long-term growth in our adjusted-diluted earnings per share," said James E. Rogers, chairman, president and CEO. "During this period of significant reinvestment in the business, our board has recognized the importance of delivering returns to our investors while maintaining the strength of our balance sheet." [SM]... more


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Hatteras Financial (HTS) Approves $1.10 Per Share Q2 Dividend

The Board of Directors of Hatteras Financial Corp. (HTS) declared a quarterly dividend of $1.10 per common share for the second quarter of 2010. The dividend will be paid on July 23, 2010, to stockholders of record on July 2, 2010, with an ex-dividend date of June 30, 2010. “We are pleased to declare a $1.10 per share dividend this quarter,” said Michael R. Hough, the Chief Executive Officer of Hatteras. “Although down slightly from the previous quarter, we believe this quarterly dividend level is appropriate given our outlook for the remainder of 2010 and reflects the expected impact of the one-time Fannie and Freddie buyback program and the timing of the reinvestment of the proceeds. Going forward, the operating environment continues to be attractive in light of... more


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Polo Ralph Lauren (RL) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend; 0.5% Yield

Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE: RL) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, or $0.40 annualized. The dividend is payable on July 16, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 2, 2010. The ex-dividend date is June 30, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 0.5%.... more


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Consolidated Communications (CNSL) Declares $0.38738 Quarterly Dividend; 8.8% Yield

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNSL) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.38738 per share, or $1.54952 annualized. The dividend is payable on August 1, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on July 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 8.8%.... more


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iMergent (IIG) Declares $0.02 Quarterly Dividend; 1.9% Yield

iMergent, Inc. (AMEX: IIG) today announced its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.02 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on July 7, 2010 to stockholders of record as of June 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is June 25, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 1.9%.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): IIG

BB&T Corporation (BBT) Approves $0.15 Per Share Q3 Dividend - Annual Yield 2.00%

BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) today declared the 2010 third-quarter dividend of $0.15 per common share. At this quarterly rate, the annual dividend is equivalent to $0.60 per common share. The dividend will be paid Aug. 2, 2010, to shareholders of record as of July 9, 2010. The company has approximately 692 million shares outstanding. BB&T has paid a cash dividend to shareholders every year since 1903.... more


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Ampco-Pittsburgh (AP) Declares $0.18 Quarterly Dividend; 3.1% Yield

Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation (NYSE: AP) today announced the declaration of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share on the common stock of the Corporation, or $0.72 annualized. The dividend will be paid on July 30, 2010 to shareholders of record on July 15, 2010. The ex-dividend date is July 13, 2010. Yield on the dividend is 3.1%.... more


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Jarden Corporation (JAH) Approves $0.0825 Per Share Quarterly Dividend - Annual Yield 1.13%

Jarden Corporation (NYSE: JAH) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.0825 per share of the Company's common stock, payable on July 30, 2010 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on July 1, 2010.... more


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McCormick (MKC) Authorizes $400M Buyback, Declares $0.26//Share Qtr. Dividend

McCormick (NYSE: MKC) announces a $400 million stock buyback program and declares a $0.26 per share quarterly dividend.... more


StreetInsiderStock symbol(s): MKC