During challenging financial times, many investors look for ways to introduce some stability to their investing. One approach share investors consider is focusing on shares that pay dividends, a strategy that often attracts attention …
GREENWICH, Conn., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (the "Company") today announced that it has adopted a Dividend Reinvestment and Direct Stock Purchase Plan (the "Plan"). The Plan has two …
There are a number of reasons why "reinvestment" of institutional funds is not a promising way to build the clean energy economy: 1. Small impact of financial investments - Buying stock of clean energy companies does very little to help …
A. Dividend reinvestment plans can be a great way to grow a portfolio, and the overall fees can be lower than working directly with a broker for stock purchases. These fees do matter when it comes to determining your cost basis for a …
Commonwealth Edison Co.`s board Wednesday modified the utility`s dividend reinvestment and stock purchase plan, doing away with the issuance of new shares and eliminating the 5 percent discount on shares purchased with …
That’s the total amount of indefinitely reinvested foreign earnings of 1,056 firms in the Russell 3000-stock index. Foreign profits at U.S.-based multinational companies will soon top $2 trillion. But much of that sum is unlikely to return …
(More than 900 U.S. firms currently offer them.) Designed to automatically reinvest dividends back into a firm’s stock, DRIPs help reduce the hazards—and heartburn—of market volatility, because you buy more shares when the price is …
a portfolio with dividends reinvested would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth of the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains for growth. For instance, check out the following two scenarios involving the stock of Johnson & …
During the last seven years, I have paid income taxes on the dividends I received, even though they were reinvested in additional stock. How do I determine my tax obligation on the gain I receive from the sale? --C.L. A If your records are …
They give shareholders the option of reinvesting their dividends in company stock rather than taking a cash payout. From the Motley Fool.com, here are three advantages of DRIPs: They provide a cost-effective way to put your dividend dollars …