Reinvested Dividends

Reinvested Dividends

Earnings that the shareholder has accepted as additional shares of stock rather than as cash. They are taxable in the year constructively received.
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General equity funds in that period posted an average gain, including reinvested dividends, of 234.6% versus the return on the S&P 500 of 301.4%
Also, the fund declared for the quarter the total return of 7.8% on its net asset value (NAV), with reinvested dividends and capital gains.
Investors are often pleasantly surprised with how quickly their monthly payments and reinvested dividends build into a sizable holding of the kinds of stocks they want to own.
Additionally, the company said that for its 15 June 2012 common share dividend payment it will issue common shares for the reinvestment of dividends under its Dividend Reinvestment Plan at a 5% discounted price of common shares bought with reinvested dividends at the previous five-day volume weighted average trading share price on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Further, common shares will be issued by the company for this dividend in connection with the reinvestment of dividends under its Dividend Reinvestment Plan and the price of common shares bought with reinvested dividends will be the previous five-day volume weighted average trading share price on the Toronto Stock Exchange, less a 5% discount.
ARM Holdings plc (LSE:ARM), designer of microprocessors, physical intellectual property (IP) and related technology and software, revealed on Monday that certain directors and PDMRs reinvested dividends and acquired shares at GBP0.024116 per share in the company that previously vested under the Long Term Incentive Plan.
But with reinvested dividends the investment would be $152,904, Silverblatt said.
The price of common shares purchased with reinvested dividends will be reduced by a two per cent (2%) discount from the market price, as determined pursuant to the applicable plan.
ability to acquire fractional (as opposed to whole) shares with reinvested dividends;
Increased investor flows, capital appreciation and reinvested dividends will increase the asset value of a fund.
In 2014, executives including Dan Riccio, chief of hardware engineering, and former General Counsel Bruce Sewell received performance awards that paid out three years later at almost twice as many target shares as planned after Apple's stock returned 69 percent over that span, including reinvested dividends. In August, Cook collected 560,000 shares when part of his 2011 mega-award vested because Apple outshined more than two-thirds of the S&P 500 over three years.
The index is reported daily as a total return index, which means that the value of reinvested dividends is included in the calculation.