ThinkDividends wrote:TELUS declared a quarterly dividend of $0.525 per share.
This quarterly dividend represents a 5% increase from the previous quarterly dividend $0.50.
TELUS will begin open market purchases of TELUS non-voting shares and there will be no discount (previously three per cent) on the purchase price of plan shares.
Taggart wrote:The company declared its regular quarterly dividend of $0.1375 per common share.
Magna will boost its dividend 20 per cent, split its stock two-for-one, repurchase up to four million common shares and undertake a review of the composition of its board of directors.
The dividend will rise to 18 cents (U.S.) a share after the stock split.
Peculiar_Investor wrote:I must admit I gave up on Magna many years ago when it was being run for Frank's benefit, not the shareholders. Maybe now that things have changed, it might be worthy of another look.
ThinkDividends wrote:Inter Pipeline Fund (IPL.un): Good Q3/10 with a Surprise Distribution Increase
IPL announced a 6.7% increase in the annual distribution to $0.96/unit (from $0.90/unit).
(Business Wire) -- The Board of Directors of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.31 per Baxter common share. This represents an increase of approximately 7 percent over the previous quarterly rate of $0.29 per share. The dividend is payable on January 5, 2011, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 10, 2010.
The board of directors of Automatic Data Processing, Inc.(Nasdaq:ADP - News) approved a 6% increase in the cash dividend to an annual rate of $1.44 per share, Gary C. Butler, president and chief executive officer, announced today.
ThinkDividends wrote:Ensign Energy Services (ESI) increased its quarterly dividend to $0.095 from $0.0875, representing an increase of 9% .
Descartes wrote:Thanks for the continuing updates. I don't mean to sound ungrateful, but it would be helpful to also provide a link to a source in the future.
Vodafone recently issued a dividend per share growth policy of at least 7% per annum over the next three years (until fiscal 2013). Thus, the company raised its interim dividend by 7.1% to 2.85 pence per share. The increased dividend is expected to be paid on February 4, 2011, to shareholders of record on November 19, 2010.
Canadian Tire's dividend policy has been modified to pay 20-25% of the prior year's normalized basic net earnings per share, after giving consideration to the period end cash position and future cash flow requirements. Canadian Tire also announced today that it will increase the quarterly dividends to be paid in 2011 to 27.5 cents ($1.10 annualized) a share from 21 cents ($0.84 annualized) a share.
.The company is raising its quarterly payout for investors to 18 cents per share from 15.75 cents starting with the first quarter of 2011.
Sysco Corp. is raising its quarterly dividend by 4 percent, to 26 cents from 25 cents.
The food service company said Friday that the dividend will be paid on Jan. 28, 2011, to shareholders of record on Jan. 7, 2011.
Doug Young, TD Newcrest wrote:The regular dividend was increased to $0.03 (from $0.025), and we are forecasting a special
dividend of $0.32 to be paid in Q1/11. Sprott’s policy is to payout a majority of performance fees via a
special dividend, after taking into consideration capital / working capital requirements.
Peculiar_Investor wrote:Sysco boosts quarterly dividend by 4 percent.
Intel hikes dividend (INTC)-said Friday that it will raise its dividend by 15 per cent. CEO Paul Otellini said the company “remains on track to have our best year ever and we continue to generate strong cash flows.” It is raising its quarterly payout for investors to 18 cents per share from 15.75 cents starting with the first quarter of 2011.
...Board of Directors has approved the company's common stock annual dividend for 2010 of $0.83 per share, an increase over the $0.75 annual dividend paid in 2009.
Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE: TCK) announced today that it will pay an eligible dividend of $0.30 per share on its outstanding Class A common shares and Class B subordinate voting shares on January 4, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 15, 2010. This represents a 50% increase in the semi-annual dividend rate.