Dec 11, 2015 ... 13 companies can't afford their big dividends ... pretty expensive dividends to
keep relative to the market as a whole, which is yielding about 2% ...
"The only thing that gives me pleasure is to see my dividend coming in." --John D.
Rockefeller ... Dividends, those cash distributions that many companies pay out
regularly to shareholders from earnings, ... When you evaluate a company's
dividend-paying practices, ask yourself if the company can afford to pay the
Apr 16, 2014 ... A business can pay out more and more dividends as a portion of profit ... I can no
longer afford both the rising debt payments and dividend payments. ...... (it will)
your buying the dividend increase PERCENTAGE over inflation, ... Where do you
park your holding funds to keep your powder dry so to speak?
Jun 26, 2016 ... Forget raising the dividend -- can it avoid a dividend cut? ... Let's take a look at
the company's financial performance and try to gaze into the ... it looks like
Caterpillar can afford its dividends for now--but keep an eye on the ...
Aug 21, 2015 ... If oil prices stay low for 5 or 6 more years, then the current dividend ... burn all of
their reserves, especially when government expenditures are increasing. ... is
derived from oil exports, so Saudi Arabia can't afford this low price ...
The payout ratio can provide clues to a company's dividend policy and stability,
the ... that a company might be paying out more than it can sustainably afford. ...
Just because the dividend payment is increasing annually doesn't mean that it
will ... Companies try to keep their dividend payouts steady, or else investors take
Jul 18, 2016 ... A half-cent increase to 13 cents a quarter is a 4% dividend hike and ... a very
modest increase that keeps alive the company's record of 48 ...
Oct 14, 2014 ... Though the world of dividend investing can seem conservative and .... companies
with a history of increasing their dividend over time, can be ... investors can make
(and keep) more money over the long-haul. ..... Be sure to see our analysis on
S&P 500 Companies that Can Afford to Start Paying a Dividend.
25-Year Dividend Increasing Stocks The following dividend stocks are a very
select group, as they have been increasing their annual dividends every year for
Oct 12, 2013 ... ... records of maintaining consistent dividends – and can afford to keep ... of the
dividend in companies should cause your shares to increase ...