Stocks Dividends

  • Buy stocks that pay you to wait out the uncertainty: Strategist

    Matt Maley of Miller Tabak says stocks that pay a "good, solid dividend" seem to be a "good play" with the uncertainties around the world like Brexit and U.S.-China trade tensions.

  • FORD CEO SAYS AUTOMAKER COMMITTED TO THE DIVIDEND.

  • There's room for dividend growth in Asia: AIA

    Corrine Png of AIA Investment Management says there are companies with strong balance sheets and good cost control that investors can buy at "bargain valuations" at the moment.

  • *Nigeria is MTN biggest, most lucrative market. *MTN says its tax affairs in Nigeria are up to date. LAGOS/ JOHANNESBURG, Dec 24- South African telecoms operator MTN Group has agreed to make a $53 million payment to resolve a dispute in Nigeria, it said on Monday, ending a four-month multi-billion dollar dividend repatriation row that has hammered its share price.

  • COPENHAGEN, Dec 21- The Danish Tax Agency said on Friday it had subpoenaed a foreign pension fund, later identified as Canada's Health Care of Ontario Pension Plan, saying the fund had received dividend tax rebates it was not entitled to. The fund, whose members are healthcare workers in the country's most populous province of Ontario, said it has invested in...

  • The CVS Health logo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    With the markets this perilous, top analysts are recommending dividend stocks as a way for savvy investors to hedge their bets.

  • *Switzerland's second-biggest bank announces new buyback plan. ZURICH, Dec 12- Credit Suisse plans to buy back 2 to 3 billion Swiss francs of shares over the next two years and raise its dividend, voicing confidence that its strategy is working after a painful three-year restructuring. Switzerland's second-biggest bank confirmed commitments to distribute...

  • LONDON, Dec 12- Britain's Dixons Carphone cut its dividend and warned its turnaround plan would take time after slumping to a 440 million pound first half loss, sending its shares sharply lower. Shares in the group, which trades as Currys PC World and Carphone Warehouse in Britain, were down 8.6 percent at 1110 GMT on Wednesday, taking their fall for the year to 30...

  • ZURICH, Dec 12- Credit Suisse on Wednesday announced a share buyback of up to 1.5 billion Swiss francs in 2019 and plans to increase its dividend by at least 5 percent from 2019 onward, confirming its strategy as it wraps up a three-year revamp under Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam. It aims to operate at a cost base of between 16.5 billion and 17 billion Swiss francs in...

  • ZURICH, Dec 12- Credit Suisse on Wednesday announced a share buyback of up to 1.5 billion Swiss francs in 2019 and plans to increase its dividend by at least 5 percent from 2019 onward, confirming its strategy as it wraps up a three-year revamp under Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam. "The actions taken during the restructuring mean the bank is now more resilient in the...

  • Wells Fargo advises investments in 'bond-like stocks'

    Kirk Hartman of Wells Fargo Asset Management says there are "a lot of" opportunities, but he would invest in bonds and bond-like stocks in the current environment.

  • Asia is in 'reasonably good shape' for 2019: Nomura

    Jim McCafferty of Nomura Securities says investors will position themselves in companies with strong balance sheets and decent dividends, many of which are in Asia.

  • MOISEEV SAYS NO PLANS TO BOOST CAPITAL OF VTB, BANK CAN ADJUST DIVIDEND PAYOUT RATIO TO MEET BASEL III NEEDS.

  • Short-maturity bonds are a nice place to 'hang out': Investor

    Jim Sarni of Payden & Rygel says not all bonds are "created equally," and identifies short-maturity bonds as one of the "most attractive" investments in the market today.

  • ZURICH, Nov 27- Novartis eye care unit Alcon, being spun off to investors next year, aims to pay a dividend from 2020 and will focus on "bolt-on" acquisitions to help boost core operating margins to the mid-20 percent range by 2023 from the high teens now. Alcon, which made the announcement on Tuesday ahead of an investor day in New York, is being jettisoned from...

  • LONDON, Nov 27- Thomas Cook lost a third of its value on Tuesday after the holiday operator cut its full-year profit forecast for the second time in two months and suspended its dividend following the hot British summer. The oldest travel company in the world, Thomas Cook has been hammered in recent months by the heatwave that gripped northern Europe this year,...

  • ZURICH, Nov 27- Novartis eye care unit Alcon, being spun off to investors next year, aims to pay a dividend from 2020 and will focus on "bolt-on" acquisitions to help boost core operating margins to the mid-20 percent range by 2023 from the high teens now. Alcon, which made the announcement on Tuesday ahead of an investor day in New York, is being jettisoned from...

  • L Brands said on Monday it hired John Mehas from lifestyle brand Tory Burch as CEO of Victoria's Secret to replace Jan Singer, effective early 2019.. Mehas is a retail industry and merchandising veteran who has previous stints at Polo Ralph Lauren's Club Monaco, Gap and Macy's Bloomingdales. L Brands has said it would pursue options for its money-losing La Senza...

  • L Brands appointed John Mehas as the CEO of Victoria's Secret, replacing Jan Singer. The company also raised its full-year 2018 profit forecast range to $2.60 to $2.80 per share, from $2.45 to $2.70, its first raise after cutting in the previous two quarters. Excluding items, L Brands earned 16 cents per share, 1 cent above Wall Street estimates.

  • Rob Scott of Wesfarmers says the company will be "opportunistic and discerning" about any acquisitions that it makes.