More than 100 companies are offering special dividends ahead of potential higher taxes. Ethan Allen Interiors CEO Farooq Kathwari, explains the advantage for shareholders.
OptionMonster.com's Jon Najarian thinks Google and/or Microsoft might declare a special dividend larger than any others.
Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets analyst, weighs in on which banks stand to benefit and which banks stand to get hurt by the "fiscal cliff."
Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, explains how accelerated dividends are providing top executives with very big paydays.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports companies are issuing "special" dividends in recent days to avoid possible tax hikes set to kick in at the end of the year. A look at which companies could be next in line, with Jay Kaplan, Royce Dividend Value Fund.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the market moving stories of the day, including the GOP's "fiscal cliff" proposal; the impact of "cliff" fears on business, with BofA's CEO; and a look at how tax worries are impacting special dividend strategies.
"Squawk Box's" Becky Quick talks with Brian Moynihan, Bank of America CEO, about the looming fiscal cliff; business concerns, particularly in terms of consumer confidence; his bank's dividend plans; and bank fees.
CNBC's Robert Frank explains why some companies are racing to beat a tax hike by paying dividends before December 31st.
Ashraf Laidi, chief global strategist at City Index, tells CNBC that companies in the US are not short of cash so it is a not a disaster for them to pay their shareholders early dividends.
Should investors buy a stock just to earn a special dividend? Andre Julian, Trade Aviator, and CNBC's Ron Insana, discuss.
Debra Borchardt, TheStreet markets analyst, shares her perspective on those company's positioned to issue special dividends, ahead of a "fiscal cliff" deal.
David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, discusses the year's winners and losers.
As we head into the end of the year, there are amazing things happening in the financial markets all surrounding the "Fiscal Cliff."
Whole Foods, Regal and National Beverage have issued special dividends. The FMHR traders discuss.
Special dividends aren't bad, but they do little to help investors. TheStreet.com reports.
David Kostin, Goldman Sachs, provides his forecast for next year, predicting the economy will grow almost two percent and the S&P will rise about twelve percent from current levels.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on Costco co-founder Jim Sinegal's stance on a special dividend.
A look at what traders are watching amid worries over the "fiscal cliff" and uncertainty in Europe, with Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel.
Many millionaires are racing to take as much income as they can before the year is over to avoid possible tax hikes in 2013, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
The wealthy are doing a lot of income management right now ahead of potential tax hikes in 2013. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.