Well who doesn’t like a dividend hike? Have i ever told you i love them? this one is plenty good and a very nice one if i have to mention it twice.
CUPERTINO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Apple® today announced its Board has declared a cash dividend of $0.73 per share of Apple’s common stock payable on May 17, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 14, 2018. Yes that is a .10 cent a share or 15.9 percent increase.
Some wild predictions were made about the dividend increase. this is exactly what i wanted something that can be sustained around that for a few years. every raise i get gets me closer and closer to the ultimate goal. my first goal is to replace replace my VA disability award. once that happens we will instantly start working towards the next one.
Since i own 80.956 shares this adds 8.09 a quarter to my totals and 32.38 a year
announced 2017 effective 2018
2018-total raises is $124.95
Have you had any raises lately?