All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘dividends’

Microsoft Corp. Raises Its Quarterly Dividend

Microsoft Corp. this week announced its board of directors have declared a quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share. This represents a 15% increase over the previous quarter’s dividend of $0.20. The dividend is payable December 13 to shareholders of record on November 15. In other Microsoft news, the company announced the retirement of one of Raymond Gilmartin from its board …

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AAPL Announces Huge Dividend Payouts To Shareholders

Apple’s announcement today that it would be paying out billions of dollars worth of dividends to shareholders came as something of a surprise to those who remember the company from Steve Jobs’ days. The plan includes stock buybacks that wouldn’t have happened when Jobs was in office. “No, this would not have happened,” said Bill Simon, co-author of a 2005 …

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