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# What is divident policy?

Updated: 9/16/2023 Wiki User

11y ago

DividendsDividends are payments made to stockholders from a firm's earnings, whether those earnings were generated in the current period or in previous periods.

Dividend Policy

Once a company makes a profit, management must decide on what to do with those profits. They could continue to retain the profits within the company, or they could pay out the profits to the owners of the firm in the form of dividends.

Once the company decides on whether to pay dividends they may establish a somewhat permanent dividend policy, which may in turn impact on investors and perceptions of the company in the financial markets. What they decide depends on the situation of the company now and in the future. It also depends on the preferences of investors and potential investors. Wiki User

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### What is next ex-dividend date for BPT?

Ex-Divident Date Divident Date Payable Date Divident Amount 1/12/2011 1/14/2011 1/20/2011 \$2.4079876

### What is next ex dividend date for BPT?

Ex-Divident Date Divident Date Payable Date Divident Amount 1/12/2011 1/14/2011 1/20/2011 \$2.4079876

### Are dividends owner's equity or asset or liability or revenues?

If your divident is the result of your own investment, it is an asset. Divident payable is a liability.

### The divisor is 18 the quotient is 48 the remainder is 6 What is the dividend?

divident/divisor = quotient remainder... divident/18 = 48 remainder 6. divident = (18)(48) + 6 divident = 870 Check: 870/18 = 48.33333333 .33333333 is not the remainder 48 x 18 = 864 870 - 864 = 6

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### What is the dividend of 8 and 49?

A divident is one of the numbers in a division problem. If it was 48 divided by 8 (the other way around would be impossible) the divident would be 8.

### What is the quotient of two numbers?

it is the answer while dividing divisor from divident

### Features of preference capital?

1-they have got preferencial right over the divident 2-they don't have voting right 3- the liability is limited 4-the divident rate is fixed 5-financial flexibility

### What is the difference between dividend and profit share?

difrent between profit and divident

### What is the number that is divided in a division sum?

The dividend. Divident / Divisor = Quotient (plus remainder)

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### Formula for current liability?

Current Liability = sundry creditor+bank overdraft+ expenses payable+provision for tax,divident