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Ford Maintains Dividend for Fourth Quarter of 2014

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Ford Motor Company has announced it will match its dividend level for the fourth quarter in a row. On October 8th, the Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.125 per share on the company’s outstanding Class B and common stock. The declaration represents a 25 percent increase from the level of dividend paid in each quarter of 2013. Fourth quarter …

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Paychex Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.35 per Share

Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX) has declared a quarterly dividend of $.35 per share, which will be payable on 17th February 2014 to shareholders of record on 3rd February 2014. Paychex, Inc. is a provider of payroll, human resource, insurance and benefits outsourcing solutions for small to medium sized businesses. In the fiscal year 2013, Paychex recorded revenues of $2.3 billion. The business …

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Getting Paid in Bitcoins – Bitpay Announces Payroll API

Bitpay has rolled out its payroll API allowing employers to pay workers in the virtual currency. The beta release is now available to both payroll providers and employers. Bryan Krohn, BitPay’s CFO, explained that the release accounts for W-2 taxes and IRS obligations: “Since all payroll and withholding taxes are taken out first from the employee’s gross income, bitcoins can …

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Japan Could Lead the Way to Economic Recovery – Clem Chambers

The world needs to find the ‘Global Economic Reset’ button and Japan could be first to find it, argues Clem Chambers – CEO of leading investment site ADVFN.com and author of Amazon best-selling investment guides  ‘101 Ways to Pick Stock Market Winners’ and ‘A Beginner’s Guide to Value Investing’. Japan may be on the edge of a massive change. The …

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Super Taxes will “Destroy Recovery” – Clem Chambers

Super taxes on the West’s wealthiest may destroy recovery from the Euro-crisis, writes Clem Chambers, the CEO of global investors’ site ADVFN.com and author of the Amazon best-seller, ‘101 Ways to Pick Stock Market Winners’. If a government doesn’t like something, it will tax it. Tobacco and CO2 emissions, for instance. CO2 carbon taxes are clever because the tax that’s …

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Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. & UPS Both Declare Dividends

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. & UPS both declared dividends today. Shareholders in Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. will receive $0.34 per share on 5th October 2012 in a quarterly dividend. The company operates brands such as 7UP, A&W, Canada Dry, Clamato, Crush, Hawaiian Punch, Mott’s, Mr & Mrs T mixers, Peñafiel, Rose’s, Schweppes, Squirt and Sunkist soda. Shares closed …

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Dotcom Bubble II? Clem Chambers

“Is a new generation learning to leave stocks alone through the painful education of losing hard earned money?”, asks Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN.com. On 19th May 2012 a new star entered the US stock market galaxy. The Facebook IPO supernova , saw the NASDAQ exchange malfunction due to the vast pressure of insiders selling and the general public lapping …

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