Microsoft declared a quarterly dividend of $0.28 per share. The dividend is payable Sept. 11, 2014 to shareholders of record on Aug. 21, 2014. The ex-dividend date will be Aug. 19, 2014.
Philip Morris International ( PM ) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.94 per common share, payable on July 11, 2014, to shareholders of record as of June 26, 2014. The ex-dividend date is June 24, 2014.
The TJX Companies ( TJX ) announced the declaration of a quarterly dividend on its common stock of $.175 per share payable September 4, 2014, to shareholders of record on August 14, 2014.
Caterpillar ( CAT ) voted today to increase the quarterly cash dividend by 17 percent to seventy cents ($0.70) per share of common stock, payable August 20, 2014, to stockholders of record at the close of business on July 21, 2014.
And, Target Corporation ( TGT ) has declared a quarterly dividend of 52 cents per common share. The dividend is payable September 10, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business August 20, 2014. The 3rd quarter dividend will be the company's 188th consecutive dividend paid since October 1967 when the company became publicly held.
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