Stock Dividends Climb to Record High as Global Markets Rally – Bloomberg

Financial TimesStock Dividends Climb to Record High as Global Markets RallyBloombergDividends are forecast to reach a record $1.21 trillion for all of 2017, up 3.9 percent from a year ago. About half of long-term returns from stocks come from dividends, assuming they're reinvested and add to compounded growth, according to Alex Crooke …Banks help to drive global growth in dividends – Financial TimesFinancial TimesGlobal dividends surge to all-time quarterly recordThe ScotsmanDividend growth soars in every major global region except Britain, figures showBusiness ReporterThe Times -City A.M. -PRWire (press release)all 9 news articles »