Dividend update May 2014

cashThis week Shell (RDS.A) and Unilever (UL) have gone ex-dividend.  Both companies managed to raise their dividends compared to 2013.

Great news for the income investor.


Shell (RDS.A) raised the dividend with 4,4 % from $0.45 to $0.47 per share per quarter. This means an extra gross dividend income of  $4,80 in 2014


Unilever (UL) managed to raise the dividend with 5,9% from  €0.269 to €0.285 per share. An extra gross €6,- will be added to the dividend income by Unilever this year because of the dividend increase.

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