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Foreign Shareholders Take Nearly Half of Cash Dividends in 2017

Foreign Shareholders Take Nearly Half of Cash Dividends in 2017

SEOUL, Apr. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly half of cash dividends from South Korean conglomerates last year went to foreign shareholders, with Samsung Electronics leading the pack, data from the financial regulator showed Wednesday. The top 30 listed firms in terms of market cap paid 17.39 trillion won (US$16.13 billion) in cash dividends in 2017, [...]

Nasdaq Announces 16% Increase in Quarterly Dividend to $0.44 Per Share

Nasdaq Announces 16% Increase in Quarterly Dividend to $0.44 Per Share

NEW YORK, Mar. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Board of Directors of Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.44 per share on the company’s outstanding common stock, an increase of 16% from the $0.38 per share quarterly dividend. The dividend is payable on June 29, 2018 to shareowners of record at [...]

Nasdaq Reports Record Quarterly Earnings; Announces 19% Increase in Quarterly Dividend

Nasdaq Reports Record Quarterly Earnings; Announces 19% Increase in Quarterly Dividend

NEW YORK, Apr. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2017.  First quarter net revenues were $583 million, up $49 million or 9% from $534 million in the prior year period.  The first quarter increase in net revenues included a $50 million positive impact from acquisitions [...]

Samsung Chief Tops Ranking of Dividend Income Earners

Samsung Chief Tops Ranking of Dividend Income Earners

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Lee Kun-hee, the ailing chief of South Korea’s top conglomerate Samsung Group, again topped the ranking of dividend income earners, data showed Monday.  Dividend payouts to Lee, chairman of the group’s flagship Samsung Electronics Co., stood at 189.9 billion won (US$167.6 million) so far this year, according to the [...]