FlexShares Intl Qual Div ETF
Energy & Utilities
What led to the EPS decline? SO’s cost of revenue rose 11% and 23% in 2016 and 2017, respectively. Cost of natural gas and other sales drove the increase in both the periods, which led to 15% and 13% growth in gross profit for 2016 and 2017, respectively. Operating expenses rose 19% and 41% in […]
Donald Trump’s promises of financial deregulation, infrastructure spending, and tax cuts played a major role in the stock market rally this year.
In this series, we’ll discuss the top ten S&P 500 (SPY) companies with the lowest dividend growth. The energy sector comprises 70% of the list.
Tech & Comm Services
Corning’s dividend yield Corning’s (GLW) 50% dividend per share growth in 2016 has been followed by 15% growth in 2017, and its stock price has risen, explaining the recent downward slope in its dividend yield curve. Its stock price has risen 30.5% YTD (year-to-date), compared with 33% growth in 2016, thanks to this year’s tech rally. […]
In this series, we’ll look at 11 S&P 500 companies offering high dividend yields.
AbbVie (ABBV) recorded a 12.0% rise in net revenue for 2016, mainly driven by Humira and Imbruvica.