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European groups’ dividends hit $153bn

Record payouts by continental groups owes more to improved corporate performances than Us dollar weakness, with biggest increase from French companies Asia homepage

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Why Rowan Companies Plc’s Earnings Will Surge Higher And Dividends Will Follow

By Rupert Hargreaves: Rowan Companies PLC (NYSE:RDC) is currently finding it hard to find any friends. The company’s shares are driving down and have nearly touched a four-year low. These declines are not just limited to Rowan, concerns about oversupply … Continue reading

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Dividends Matter If They Matter To You

By David Van Knapp: There has been a spate of recent articles debating the relevance of dividends. Dale Roberts got things started with “Actually It Is All About Total Return Totally!” He followed that up with “Dividends Don’t Matter in … Continue reading

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Here’s A Cool Way To Soak Up The Dividends With This Net Lease REIT

By Brad Thomas: In the world of Triple Net REIT investing there are more and more real estate products making their way to the shelf. A few days ago I wrote an article on REIT conversions explaining that the growing … Continue reading

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Retirement Strategy: The Absurdity Of Believing That Dividends Don’t Matter In Retirement

By Regarded Solutions: There really is no other way for me to say this, but after reading some of the most absurd articles that dividends do not matter in retirement, I am compelled to just say this flat out — … Continue reading

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How Dividends Don’t Matter In Retirement; A Few Examples

ByDale Roberts: Dividends don’t matter in the accumulation phase; all that matters is total return. After all, you’re not spending the money (yet) so why would it matter how much you are getting by way of dividends, and if that … Continue reading

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Silly Rabbit, Dividends Do Matter In Retirement

By Brad Thomas: Last week Seeking Alpha contributing writer, Dale Roberts, wrote an article in which he suggested that “the only thing that drives growth is earnings power” and in his thesis he suggested “dividends are immaterial.” He went on … Continue reading

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Dividends Don’t Matter In Retirement Either

ByDale Roberts: The only “thing” that drives growth is earnings power. It does not matter if a company decides to return some of the earnings to the shareholders by way of dividends, or decides to reinvest the profits into their … Continue reading

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Anworth’s Q2 Dividend Is Lipstick On A Pig. All Dividends Are Not Created Equal

By Michael VanLoon: Anworth (ANH) is a REIT with a heavy focus on agency ARM MBSs. They operate almost exclusively with agency backed MBS and have been trading at a heavy discount to book value. Despite the heavy focus on … Continue reading

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Debunking The ‘Dividends Don’t Add Shareholder Value’ Myth

By Chuck Carnevale: Introduction This article is primarily directed to the retired investor, or those investors that are close to retirement and/or to those investors that are planning for their portfolios to fund their future retirement. Moreover, for the purposes … Continue reading

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