February 8, 2012

Time Warner Raises Dividend Following Strong Fourth Quarter

Time Warner announced this morning that the media company will raise their quarterly dividend by 11 percent to $.26 per share and initiated a new $4 billion stock repurchase plan.

March 19, 2011

Big Dividend Increase from JP Morgan

The dividend increase has been a long time in coming, but will lift the current dividend yield on JPM stock to 2.2%.

March 7, 2011

Forecasting a Viacom Dividend Increase

Since announcing their initial dividend payment last June, Viacom shares have climbed over 45% and now yield only 1.1%. However, investors could see a larger dividend payout beginning this summer.

January 27, 2011

Investors Get a Dividend Boost from Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable announced today that the company is increasing their quarterly dividend by 20% to $.48 per share.

December 6, 2010

Reynolds American Raises Dividend Payout Target

Reynolds American announced today that the company is increasing their dividend payout target from 75% to 80% of net income.

November 11, 2010

Citing Positive Momentum Siemens Raises Dividend

More important than the dividend increase was Siemens acknowledgement of a clear dividend policy for the first time in the company’s history.

June 29, 2010

The Best Dividend Stocks over the Last 3 Years

Investors that owned the following five companies have reaped the benefits of owning the best dividend stocks over the last 3 years.