Archive for July, 2011

Diversified Stock Watchlist: 3 Active Plays for your Retirement Portfolio

Posted in best dividends on July 25th, 2011 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) is an Orrville, Ohio-based company engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of branded food products on a global basis.

J.M. Smucker last week announced that its board of directors authorized a 9% increase in quarterly dividend from $0.44 per share to $0.48 per share. The dividend will be payable on September 1, 2011. J.M. Smucker has a dividend yield of 2.20%. read more »

Dividend Stock Review: Compressco Partners LP

Posted in best dividends on July 22nd, 2011 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

Compressco Partners LP (NASDAQ: GSJK) is an Oklahoma City-based provider of wellhead compression-based production enhancement services. The company offers its services to a base of natural gas and oil exploration and production companies throughout 14 states that encompass most of the onshore producing regions of U.S.

On Thursday, Compressco announced that its board of directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.047 per common unit, payable on August 15, 2011. read more »

3 Dividend Yielding Stocks with Solid Pay-outs

Posted in best dividends on July 18th, 2011 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

The Female Health Company (NASDAQ: FHCO) is a Chicago, Illinois-based company engaged in the manufacturing, marketing and sale of the FC2 female condom.

The Female Health currently has a high dividend yield of 4.06%. The company’s shares have a 52-week range of $4.26-$6.60. read more »

Dividend Stock to Watch; Molson Coors Brewing Company

Posted in best dividends on July 18th, 2011 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP) is a Denver, Colorado-based holding company. The company’s subsidiaries include Molson Coors Brewing Company (UK) Ltd. and Molson Coors Canada, among others.

Molson Coors last week announced that its board of directors authorized a regular quarterly dividend on its Class A and Class B shares of common stock. The company will pay a quarterly dividend of $0.32 per share. The dividend will be payable on September 15, 2011. Molson Coors currently has a dividend yield of 2.87%. read more »

3 Solid Dividend Stocks we’re eyeballing

Posted in best dividends on July 11th, 2011 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

China Mobile Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE: CHL) is a Hong Kong-based provider of a range of mobile telecommunications services for31 provinces, autonomous regions and directly-administered municipalities in China.

China Mobile pays out a solid dividend yield of 4.12%. The company’s shares have a 52-week range of $43.51-$54.70. read more »

3 Leading Stocks with Fat Dividend Yields

Posted in best dividends on July 5th, 2011 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE: SDRL) is a Bermuda-based company engaged in the oil and gas industry. The company provides offshore drilling services, through a fleet of 36 offshore drilling units.

SeaDrill is one of the highest paying dividend stocks with a dividend yield of 8.41%. The company’s shares have a 52-week range of $18.75-$38.49.

Last Friday SeaDrill announced that it participated in a private placement in Asia Offshore Drilling Limited and acquired a 33.75% ownership stake in the company. The company also said that it reached an agreement with Asia Offshore under which it will be responsible for the construction, supervision, project management and commercial management of all of Asia Offshore Drilling’s jack-up rigs.

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3 Dividend Paying Energy Stocks for your Retirement Portfolio

Posted in best dividends on July 1st, 2011 by dividendalerts – Be the first to comment

Plains All American Pipeline L.P. (NYSE: PAA) is a Houston, Texas-based company engaged in the transportation, storage, terminalling and marketing of crude oil, refined products and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and other natural gas-related petroleum products.

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