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Colgate-Palmolive Increases Payout

Oral care and household products company Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE: CL - $66.47) declared a quarterly disbursement of $0.43 a share up from $0.42, for an increase of 2.4%. The increase will be effective in the second quarter of 2019. The Board declared that the second quarter dividend is to be paid on May 15, 2019 to… Continue reading Colgate-Palmolive Increases Payout

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Jabil Reports 2nd Quarter Results; Ups Guidance

Electronics manufacturing services and solutions provider Jabil, Inc. (NYSE: JBL - $27.59) reported revenue for the second period was 1.1% better than Street views at $6.1 billion and well-above last year’s $5.3 billion. The Diversified Manufacturing Services segment year-on-year revenue decreased 7% and its Electronics Manufacturing Services business posted a year-on-year revenue growth of 33%.… Continue reading Jabil Reports 2nd Quarter Results; Ups Guidance

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Oracle’s 3rd Quarter Results Beat Street Views; Hikes Dividend

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL - $53.06) beat third-quarter revenue and profit estimates, as the business software provider benefited from demand for its cloud services and license support business. Oracle has been aggressively pushing into cloud computing to make up for a late entry to the fast-growing business that helps companies move away from the traditional… Continue reading Oracle’s 3rd Quarter Results Beat Street Views; Hikes Dividend

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Applied Materials Raises Dividend

Santa Clara, California’s Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT - $37.72) said its Board of Directors has approved a five percent increase in the quarterly cash dividend from $0.20 to $0.21 per share. The dividend is payable on June 13, 2019 to shareholders of record as of May 23, 2019. The annualized yield on the new rate… Continue reading Applied Materials Raises Dividend