Epoch Holding boosts dividend 25 percent

NEW YORK -- Epoch Holding Corp. said Monday that its board approved an increase of 25 percent, or 2 cents, in its quarterly dividend, to 10 cents per share.

The investment manager and adviser said the dividend is payable Nov. 5 to shareholders of record Oct. 22.

Shares of the company closed up 20 cents at $23.30. Over the past year the stock has traded between $12.42 and $27.87.