Yes another dividend raise. another small one but they all add up over time. And time is our best friend when we are young and start investing.
THOMASVILLE, Ga., May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO), producer of Nature’s Own, Wonder, Dave’s Killer Bread, Tastykake and other bakery foods, today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share, an increase of 5.9% over the same quarter last year. This is the 63rd consecutive quarterly dividend paid by the company and is payable on June 21, 2018 to shareholders of record on June 7, 2018. This action increases the annualized dividend rate to $0.72 per share from $0.68 per share at this time last year.
This dividend may be small but i love it because eventually small will turn into bigger and better. I dont know about you but I can never get enough raises. no matter how small or how big a dividend raise they get us closer to the whatever goal we have, wether that is retire early or cut down on work and work part time, or just extra money for bills or vacation.
Since i own 90.46 shares this adds .904 cents a quarter to my totals and $3.61 a year
Flo – $3.61
announced 2017 effective 2018
2018-total raises is $128.56
Have you had any raises lately?