May 20- Media company Viacom Inc, still struggling to turn around advertising declines in the United States, raised its quarterly cash dividend more than 20 percent on Wednesday. Viacom, which owns MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, has for the past several quarters been hit by declining ratings and changing TV viewing habits, including the dumping of pricey...» Read More
How to turn soaring gas prices into high-octane profits, with Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James energy analyst.
Don Taylor, Franklin Rising Dividends Fund portfolio manager, discusses where to pick the best stocks.
Dividend investing has momentum and room to grow, despite low payout ratios, BlackRock’s CIO told CNBC Thursday.
Analyst Neal Hennessey’s strategy is to look for companies that has the cash to offer a dividend, or to raise an existing dividend.
Mad Money's Cramer says DuPont is no longer a stodgy old chemical company with a juicy yield, it's one of the most innovative firms out there, and a pioneer in new technology.
Howard Lutnick, BGC Partners CEO, discusses his company's incredibly high 9.6% yield; its thriving commercial real estate business; and the outlook on this small-cap speculative stock, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.
Stephen Schwarzman, the Blackstone chief executive, took home $213.5 million in pay and dividends in 2011, a third more than the year before and topping the scale for a select group of the founders of listed private equity companies, the Financial Times reports.
Use dividend paying stocks to hedge bond exposure, says Alan Reid, Forward CEO. He also explains why he likes CF Industries and Komatsu stock.
The “Mad Money” host would love an Apple dividend, but has his reasons for not caring if the tech giant doesn’t deliver one.
Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors chairman & CEO, discusses why he thinks Treasury bonds are a bad bet for investors; investing in dividend-yielding stocks; the direction of commodities; and his strategy for the foreseeable future.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains how in a low rate environment, some investors turn to corporate bonds in a rush for yield, and fail to recognize the fundamental ability of companies to reinvent themselves and do the right thing by returning bountiful stock dividends to shareholders.
The latest surge in Apple's stock is not due to speculation about its next revolutionary product, but rather the possibility of a dividend, or even a share split, traders said.
Discussing whether now is the time to start taking more market risks, or whether safer investments like dividends are still the better way to go, with Bill McVail, Turner Small Cap Growth Fund and Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds
Stephen Holmes, Wyndham Worldwide chairman &CEO, discusses his company's 53% dividend boost, and its turnaround story, with Mad Money's, Jim Cramer.
Thomas Farrell, Dominion Resources CEO, discusses his company's solid quarter and the outlook for natural gas, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.
Tuesday’s market action provided a glimpse into what the market wants and want it doesn’t want, the “Mad Money” told viewers.
Consumer advocate, Ralph Nader, explains why he wants Cisco to boost its dividend, and explains his "penny" campaign, with the Fast Money traders.
Cramer thinks big pharma stocks could soon pop, so here's his preferred plays.
Mad Money's Cramer, explains why Sanofi-Aventis is his favorite medical breakthrough stock, saying it has excellent management; its growth platforms are working; and it supplies a juicy dividend.
If investors are looking for a big pharma play that hasn't already run up, then go bottom feeding with Johnson & Johnson, says Mad Money's Jim Cramer. It's not the best company in the business, but there are many positives in its future.