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April 22, 2011

Travelers Announces a 14% Dividend Increase

The Travelers Companies announced today that the company will increase their quarterly dividend by 14% to $.41 per share.



February 9, 2011

Wyndham Worldwide Raising Their Quarterly Dividend By 25%

Wyndham Worldwide announced today that the company is raising their quarterly dividend by 25% to $.15 per share.


February 7, 2011

Owens & Minor Dividend Getting Stronger

Owens & Minor announced today that the company is increasing their quarterly dividend by 13% to $.20 per share.






August 4, 2010

Monsanto Boosts Dividend 6%

Monsanto announced today that the company will increase their quarterly dividend by 6% to $.28 per share.


July 27, 2010

International Flavors & Fragrances Lifts Dividend 8%

International Flavors & Fragrances announced today that the company is lifting their quarterly dividend by 8% to $.27 per share.


July 22, 2010

Why Dividends Are Better Than Stock Buybacks

One question that we do hear quite frequently from investors is why are dividends better than stock buybacks?




March 16, 2010

Pepsi Hikes Dividend, But Still Chasing Coke

Pepsi increased their dividend by 7%, but their dividend yield is still below Coca Cola’s 3.3% yield.