6 Tips about Dividends

This is a core message of Benjamin Graham’s: A stock price matters at any given time only in relation to the value of the company behind it. Staying...
Payout ratios are calculated by dividing dividends per share by earnings per share and indicates the percentage of profits the company is distributing...
Common yardsticks such as dividend yield, the ratio of price to earnings or to book value, and even growth rates have nothing to do with valuation...
Dividends are taxed either as ordinary income or as qualified dividends. The latter is a lower rate. In order to be taxed as qualified dividends, the...
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There are characteristics that have been proven over long periods to be associated with above-average rates of return: low P/Es, discounts to book...
Dividends are crucial for pricing a firm since finance theory states emphatically that the price of a stock is not the discounted value of future...
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