Badger Meter ( BMI ) announced a 5.3% increase in its quarterly common stock dividend to $0.20 per share from $0.19 per share. The increased dividend is payable September 15, 2015, to shareholders of record August 31, 2015. The new annual dividend rate for the common stock is $0.80 per share.
The Este Lauder Companies ( EL ) will pay a quarterly dividend of $.24 per share on the Company’s Class A and Class B Common Stock on September 15, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on August 31, 2015.
Ameren Corporation ( AEE ) declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 41 cents per share. This dividend is payable Sept. 30, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 10, 2015. Cincinnati Financial Corporation ( CINF ) declared a 46-cents-per-share regular quarterly cash dividend. The dividend is payable October 15, 2015, to shareholders of record as of September 16, 2015. CSC has declared a regular quarterly dividend payment for the quarter ending July 3, 2015 of $.23 per share on the company’s Common Stock. The dividend will be paid on Oct. 8, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 4, 2015. Virtus Investment Partners ( VRTS ) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.45 per common share for the third quarter of 2015. The dividend will be paid on November 13, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 31, 2015.