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
Why the "Mad Money" host thinks this stock can weather any storm.
Mad Money's Cramer offers investors a dividend stock that's as recession resistant as it gets, General Mills. This is a company, he says, that pays you to wait for things to get better.
Cramers says in chaotic and difficult moments like this, nothing protects better than a dividend, and suggests investors take a look at the leading garbage disposal and landfill player in the U.S., Waste Management.
Mad Money's Cramer says in this rough market, investors need to find companies like Clorox that will pay a healthy dividend. If we really are headed for a recession, this is exactly the kind of stock that can still make investors money in a slowdown.
The company should be buying back stock by the bucketload and doubled the dividened, says Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners.
Microsoft is raising it's dividend by a hefty 25%, a record for the software giant, and a look at top tech picks, with the Fast Money crew.
Is Apple ripe to spend some it its $100 billion in cash? Kathryn Huberty, Morgan Stanley provides analysis of a possible dividend by the tech leader.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer with his take on three egregious users of buyback programs and asks what would have happened if these companies took all the money they spent on share repurchases over the last five years, and had instead returned it to investors in the form of a dividends?
Britain’s banks will face an annual bill of as much as £6 billion ($9.5 billion) to comply with the reforms of the Vickers Commission, according to the panel’s final report, published on Monday. The FT reports.
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Mining stocks will continue this summer's volatility, Evy Hambro, CIO of the natural resources team at BlackRock, told CNBC Friday. But strong fundamentals and expected commodities growth are not reflected in the share prices.
Jill Cuniff, Edge Asset Management president with three stock picks that provide investors with safety and yield.
With US Treasury yields dropping lower Tuesday, the Fast traders had their eyes on the Treasury play.
Find out why Ticonderoga Securities analyst Neil Herman thinks Microsoft should pay shareholders a big dividend hike.
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A look at the top dividend stocks, with Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group.
These stocks become more attractive as they go lower, too.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer says the less exposure you have to the economy, and the more you have to dividends, that is going to be the only place will you will lose less.
These stocks could be bought now at discount, the "Mad Money" host said.
And how Cramer suggests investors game this market now.