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HP increases dividends to stockholders

Original post made on Mar 23, 2013

Hewlett Packard today announced that it will raise the quarterly dividend it pays out to shareholders by 10 percent, to 14.52 cents per share.


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Posted by Steve C
a resident of Menlo Park
on Mar 23, 2013 at 2:24 pm

Hard to believe a company with the resources of HP could let themselves get hosed for $5 billion like that. I wonder what that works out to per board member?


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Posted by anecdote annie
a resident of Midtown
on Mar 24, 2013 at 12:13 pm

This is simply not the time in their history when they can afford to do such a thing. It will simply speed them down that slippery slope to destruction. Bill Hewlett and David Packard must be spinning in their graves all these years since the Carly Fiorina fiasco.

BTW, nice face-lift, Carly!


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