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Unformatted text preview: Therefore, the result is 2.7% ($0.31/$11.33). 2) Is this dividend yield what you might expect from an established company like GE? No, I’d actually expect a higher dividend yield than this 2.7% because they are more of an established company than some others out there, yet others have higher yield dividends than GE. 3) Is GE’s record of paying dividends an attractive feature of its common stock? Why or why not? GE has paid dividends each quarter for over 100 years. I believe this has been an attractive feature to the stockholder’s. If it wasn’t an attractive feature, GE would not have been as successful as it is today. Evidently, paying their stockholder’s regularly has satisfied them, and kept them investing in the company. Wendy Eller...
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2009 for the course AC 116 AC 116 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '09 term at Kaplan University.
- Spring '09