Pfizer declared a 30-cent first-quarter 2016 dividend on the company's common stock, payable March 2, 2016, to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 5, 2016. Pfizer increased the dividend by approximately 7 percent, to 30 cents from 28 cents per share.
Boeing ( BA ) has raised the company's authorization for its share repurchase program to $14 billion and declared that the company's quarterly dividend will increase 20 percent to $1.09 per share. The dividend declared is payable March 4, 2016, to shareholders of record as of Feb. 12, 2016.
Blackstone Mortgage Trust ( BXMT ) declared a dividend of $0.62 per share of class A common stock with respect to the fourth quarter of 2015. This dividend is payable on January 15, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on December 31, 2015.
Crescent Point Energy ( CPG ) confirms that the dividend to be paid on January 15, 2016, in respect of December 2015 production, for shareholders of record on December 31, 2015, will be CDN$0.10 per share.
PNM Resources ( PNM ) voted to increase the company's annual dividend payment by $0.08, a 10.0 percent increase, to an indicated annual rate of $0.88 per share of common stock. The board has declared the resulting quarterly stock dividend of $0.22 per share, payable Feb. 12, 2016, to shareholders of record at the close of business Jan. 25, 2016.
ConAgra Foods ( CAG ) approved a dividend payment of $0.25 per common share to be paid on March 1, 2016, to stockholders of record at the close of business on Jan. 29, 2016.
Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) authorized a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share on the Company's common stock representing an annual dividend yield of over 5%, based on yesterday's closing stock price. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2016, to stockholders of record on December 31, 2015.
Lionsgate (LGF) has declared another quarterly cash dividend of nine cents ($0.09) per common share. The dividend is payable on February 5, 2016 to shareholders of record as of December 31, 2015.
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