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Why do some companies pay a dividend, while other companies do not?
What is a dividend?
What happens during the spending/gifting phase of an investor's life cycle?
What is the double taxation of dividends?
Are ETFs required to pay out a percentage of income as dividends?
Which is better a cash dividend or a stock dividend?
If I sell my shares before the ex-dividend date will I still get the dividend?
Why would a stock that pays a large, consistent dividend have less price volatility in the market than a stock that doesn't pay dividends?
Does a stock dividend dilute the price per share as would a forward stock split?
Can a corporation deduct dividend payments to shareholders before taxes are calculated?
What effect does a company's dividend reinvestment plan have on its stock price?
Do I receive the posted dividend yield every quarter?
If a company moves its dividend record date forward, does the ex-dividend date change too?
What is the difference between preferred stock and common stock?
How does a stock split affect cash dividends?
Why don't investors buy stock just before the dividend date and sell right afterwards?
Why would a company make drastic cuts to its dividend payments?
What is the incentive to buy a stock without dividends?
Why do some preferred stocks have a higher yield than common stocks?
I would like to invest in a dividend-paying stock. How can I find out which stocks pay dividends?
Please explain what a short seller is on the hook for when he or she shorts a stock (i.e. dividends, rights offerings, etc.).
Is there such a thing as a foolproof stock-picking strategy?
What is a DRIP?
When is a dividend payment recognized in the shareholders equity portion of the balance sheet?
Is a company allowed to reduce its dividends?
Can a company declare a dividend that exceeds its earnings per share?
Which option is better on a mutual fund: a growth option or a dividend reinvestment option?
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