Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.31 per Baxter common share, $1.24 annnualized. The dividend is a 7% increase over the current rate of $0.29.
The dividend is payable on January 5, 2011, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 10, 2010. The ex-dividend date is December 8, 2010.
Yield on the dividend is 2.4%.
Disclosure I am long BAX shares
Consumer-Goods Basic-Materials ETF'S Services Industrial-Goods Black Gold(OIL) Technology Bonds Links Financial Dividend-Increasers Emerging Markets Commodities HealthCare Inflation IRA Large Cap Shipping Utilities Cefs Small Caps Fees Monthly Dividend Reits Currency 8%+ Dividend Food Fixed Income Agricultural Precious metals Dividend Declared Insurance Earnings Miss Earnings Surprise Silver Insider Buying MLP'S Stock Splits 2 - 5% Dividend Tips For NEW Investors Banks Global etfs Aerospace Computers Index Funds Preferred Stocks New ETFS Ultrashort Etfs Asset Management Chemicals Hedged Etfs 5-8% Dividend Bio-Tech Build America Bonds ETN'S Investment Brokerage Semiconductors Steel Bad Picks Dividend Cut Mortgage Retail Special Dividend 10+++% Dividend 2 - 5% dividend Audio Podcasts Bankruptcy Diversified Investments Dividend Axed Equity Offering Natural Gas Office