Comcast (CMCSA) Raises Quarterly Dividend 15.4% to $0.225; Raises Buyback to $7.5B

January 28, 2014 7:06 AM EST
Comcast Class A (NASDAQ: CMCSA) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.225 per share, or $0.9 annualized. This is a 15.4% increase from the prior dividend of $0.195.

The dividend will be payable on April 23, 2014, to stockholders of record on April 2, 2014, with an ex-dividend date of March 31, 2014. The annual yield on the dividend is 1.7 percent.

In addition, Comcast announced that its Board of Directors has increased its stock repurchase program authorization to $7.5 billion. Comcast plans to repurchase $3.0 billion during 2014, subject to market conditions.

For a dividend history and other dividend-related data on Comcast Class A (CMCSA) click here.

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