This morning, Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) declared its quarterly dividend of 17 cents per share, maintaining the amount paid to shareholders the prior quarter. Based on the current stock price, investors can expect a yield of about 2.7% going forward. Shares of BBY were higher on Friday morning, gaining nearly 5% so far.
In other dividend news, Ecolab (NYSE:ECL) maintained its quarterly dividend of 27.5 cents per share. Edison International (NYSE:EIX) maintained its quarterly dividend of 35.5 cents per share. And Hartford Financial Services (NYSE:HIG) maintained its quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share.
Among dividend increases, Chubb (NYSE:CB) announced its quarterly dividend of 50 cents per share, an increase of about 14% over its prior dividend.
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