Dividend future

Essential Declares 7% Dividend Increase

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 5:44pm

The Sept. 2020 dividend will represent a 7% increase compared to the $0.2343 cash dividend the company paid in June of this year.

Key Points: 
  • The Sept. 2020 dividend will represent a 7% increase compared to the $0.2343 cash dividend the company paid in June of this year.
  • This marks the 30th dividend increase in the past 29 years, and the company has paid a consecutive quarterly cash dividend for more than 75 years.
  • Following the increase, the annualized dividend rate will be $1.0028 per share.
  • The Boards decision to increase the quarterly dividend for 29 consecutive years reflects our confidence in the companys continued ability to deliver long-term value to our customers, communities and shareholders.

Clarus Announces $0.025 Per Share Quarterly Stock Dividend

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 9:05pm

The board has temporarily replaced the Companys regular quarterly cash dividend with a stock dividend as of May 1, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • The board has temporarily replaced the Companys regular quarterly cash dividend with a stock dividend as of May 1, 2020.
  • Each Clarus stockholder of record will be entitled to receive 0.00210 of a share of Clarus common stock for each share of Clarus stock held on August 10, 2020, the record date.
  • Clarus will distribute the stock dividend on August 21, 2020, the distribution date.
  • The quarterly stock dividend will have a value of $0.025 per share, based on the closing market price on July 30, 2020.

Papa John’s Announces Quarterly Dividend

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 9:45pm

Papa Johns International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.225 per common share, payable August 21, 2020, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 11, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Papa Johns International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.225 per common share, payable August 21, 2020, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 11, 2020.
  • At this quarterly dividend rate, the annual dividend is equivalent to $0.90 per common share.
  • Certain matters discussed in this press release which are not historical facts are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties.
  • Risk Factors of the Report on Form 10-Q for the quarterly period ended March 29, 2020.

Wolverine Worldwide Declares Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 9:46pm

ROCKFORD, Mich., July 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share of common stock.

Key Points: 
  • ROCKFORD, Mich., July 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share of common stock.
  • The dividend is payable on November 2, 2020, to stockholders of record on October 1, 2020.
  • The dividend is equal to the last quarterly dividend and reflects an indicated annual dividend of $0.40 per share.
  • Wolverine Worldwide is also the global footwear licensee of the popular brands Cat and Harley-Davidson.

Williams Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 4:21pm

The dividend is consistent with the second-quarter 2020 dividend and is a 5.3% increase from Williams third-quarter 2019 dividend of $0.38 per share, paid in September 2019.

Key Points: 
  • The dividend is consistent with the second-quarter 2020 dividend and is a 5.3% increase from Williams third-quarter 2019 dividend of $0.38 per share, paid in September 2019.
  • Additional information regarding return of capital distributions is available at Williams investor relations website .
  • Williams has paid a common stock dividend every quarter since 1974.
  • Williams plans to announce its second-quarter 2020 financial results after the market closes on Monday, Aug. 3, 2020.

Brown-Forman Declares Cash Dividend Marking 75th Consecutive Year

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 9:02pm

Brown-Forman Corporations (NYSE: BFA) (NYSE: BFB) Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.1743 on its Class A and Class B common Stock.

Key Points: 
  • Brown-Forman Corporations (NYSE: BFA) (NYSE: BFB) Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.1743 on its Class A and Class B common Stock.
  • Stockholders of record on September 4, 2020, will receive the cash dividend on October 1, 2020.
  • Brown-Forman has paid regular quarterly cash dividends for 75 consecutive years and has increased the dividend 36 consecutive years.
  • Brown-Forman is a member of the prestigious Standard & Poors 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index, which is composed of companies that have increased their cash dividend every year for at least 25 years.

ACNB Corporation Announces Third Quarter Cash Dividend

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 12:29pm

GETTYSBURG, Pa., July 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of ACNB Corporation recently approved and declared the payment of the regular quarterly cash dividend.

Key Points: 
  • GETTYSBURG, Pa., July 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of ACNB Corporation recently approved and declared the payment of the regular quarterly cash dividend.
  • This per share amount will result in aggregate dividend payments of approximately $2.2 million to ACNB Corporation shareholders in the third quarter of 2020.
  • Compared to a year ago, ACNB Corporation also paid a $0.25 dividend per share in the third quarter of 2019.
  • With this third quarter dividend, the regular quarterly cash dividends paid to shareholders for the first nine months of 2020 will total $0.75 per share.

General American Investors Company Announces Actions Taken by the Board of Directors

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 9:25pm

The Board of Directors of General American Investors Company, Inc. (NYSE symbol GAM), a closed-end investment company, declared on its 5.95% cumulative preferred stock, series B, a dividend and distribution of $0.371875 per share payable in cash on September 24, 2020 to holders of record on September 8, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors of General American Investors Company, Inc. (NYSE symbol GAM), a closed-end investment company, declared on its 5.95% cumulative preferred stock, series B, a dividend and distribution of $0.371875 per share payable in cash on September 24, 2020 to holders of record on September 8, 2020.
  • This quarterly dividend and distribution represents a payment for the accrual period from June 24, 2020 through September 23, 2020.
  • General American Investors was founded in 1927, has been publicly traded since its inception and has been listed on the NYSE since 1930.
  • The objective of the Company is long-term capital appreciation through investment in companies with above average growth potential.

CSI Increases Cash Dividend 19.1% to $0.25 Per Share

Monday, July 13, 2020 - 1:00pm

Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) (OTCQX: CSVI) announced that its Board of Directors approved a 19.1% increase in the quarterly cash dividend to $0.25 per share.

Key Points: 
  • Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) (OTCQX: CSVI) announced that its Board of Directors approved a 19.1% increase in the quarterly cash dividend to $0.25 per share.
  • The quarterly dividend increased from $0.21 per share and represents an indicated annual dividend rate of $1.00 per share on the new quarterly rate of $0.25 per share.
  • The new dividend amount represents a 19.1% increase over the cash dividend per share paid in the previous four quarters.
  • We are very proud of our long-term growth record, including 49 years of growing our cash dividend.

ABC arbitrage: 2019 dividend balance

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 5:00pm

ABC arbitrage Group distributes a final dividend for 2019 of 0.03 per ordinary share.

Key Points: 
  • ABC arbitrage Group distributes a final dividend for 2019 of 0.03 per ordinary share.
  • The distribution schedule of 0.03 per share is as follows:
    This transaction has the character of a distribution.
  • Taking into account the 0.10 per share interim distribution in October and December 2019 and the interim dividend of 0.10 per share paid on April 27, 2020; the total distribution for FY 2019 amounts to 0.33 per share.
  • The interim results of ABC arbitrage Group will be published on September 22, 2020.