Dividend Analysis

With the US financial crisis meltdown in 2009 and the on-going Europe sovereign debt crisis, dividend plays have been garnering a fair bit of attention for some time. This has resulted in a low growth and low interest rate environment and has sent investors over the globe seeking higher yielding …

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Stable Dividend Stocks Or Volatile Growth Stocks

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Stable Dividend Stocks or Volatile Growth Stocks” by Jason Lee was first published in the Oct 2009 – Nov 2009 Issue of INVEST magazine and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety. With the sovereign debt crisis in Europe showing little signs of abating and …

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Special Dividends or Bonus Dividends

What are Special Dividends / Bonus Dividends?
Special Dividend (also known as Bonus Dividend) is a once-off, non-recurring cash distribution of the company’s after-tax profits to shareholders for the financial period. It is made either in addition to or at a rate higher than the company’s regular dividend distributions and hence is …

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Case Studies: Dividend Yield And Dividend Payout Ratio

Following the blog posting on Dividend Yield and Dividend Payout Ratio last week, we have singled out 2 stocks to discuss these 2 ratios further.
StarHub
The second-largest telecommunications and dominant Pay TV operator inSingapore, StarHub operates integrated fixed and mobile telecom services, as well as Internet-related services, mobile solutions and global …

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