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Greif Inc $ 34.46 1.71 (5.22%)

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They have a consistent history of payments and growth

Greif Inc (GEF) and Myers Industries Inc (MYE) announced quarterly dividends on Tuesday, June 2. These companies are also loyal payers, as they have been paying dividends for three decades or more.

Greif Inc

The Delaware, Ohio-based producer and seller of industrial packaging products and services to companies worldwide announced that on July 1, it will distribute a quarterly cash dividend of 44 cents per common share, which is on par with the prior payment. In order to benefit from the distribution, shareholders must be on the company’s books no later than June 18. The ex-dividend date is scheduled

76 Views    Alberto Abaterusso    2020-06-03 15:04
Only consider selling when something goes wrong

Philip Carret is one of history’s most underrated investors. Carret started one of the first mutual funds in the U.S., and his investment career spanned eight decades, during which he made a name for himself as one of the most patient investors ever.

Carret played an important part in Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio)’s education as well. As the story goes Carret traveled to Omaha in the mid-1940s, where he met a broker named Howard Buffett.

Buffett recommended a company named the Greif Brothers Corp. (GEF), a barrel maker, to Carret, who brought the

421 Views    Rupert Hargreaves    2017-10-23 16:48
Guru adds to several holdings for 2nd consecutive quarter

Charles Brandes (Trades, Portfolio) is the chairman of Brandes Investment Partners, the firm he started in 1974. In both fourth quarter 2015 and first quarter 2016, the guru bought shares in the following stocks:

Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK)

During Q4 2015, the fund increased its stake by 39.21% and in Q1 2016, again bought shares in the company with another increase of 99.97% of its stake. The fund currently holds 0.04% of outstanding shares of the Canadian mineral company.

Net earnings increased 35% from the first quarter of 2015 but Ebitda

1266 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2016-07-05 07:42

According to GuruFocus list of 5-year lows, these Guru stocks have reached their 5-year lows: Rowan Companies, Linn Energy LLC, Greif Inc, and Hatteras Financial Corp.

Rowan Companies PLC (NYSE:RDC) Reached $16.79

The prices of Rowan Companies PLC (RDC) shares have declined to $16.79, which is only 1.1% above the 5-year low of $16.60. It is now 63.0% off the 5-year high of $44.83. Rowan Companies PLC is owned by 8 Gurus we are tracking. Among them, 6 have added to their positions during the past quarter. 5 reduced their positions. Rowan Companies PLC was incorporated under the laws

2056 Views    alicet236    2015-07-26 20:18

According to GuruFocus list of 3-year lows: Cosan Ltd, Greif Inc, Textainer Group Holdings Ltd, and Granite Real Estate Inc. have all reached their 3-year lows.

Cosan Ltd reached $6.11

The prices of Cosan Ltd (CZZ) shares have declined to $6.11, which is 72.3% off the 3-year high of $21.55.

Cosan Ltd has a market cap of $2.21 billion; its shares were traded at around $6.11 with and P/S ratio of 0.60. The dividend yield of Cosan Ltd stocks is 4.90%. The company had an annual average earnings growth of 2.50% over the past 5 years.

For its

636 Views    Jimmy Xiao    2015-06-03 14:59

According to GuruFocus list of 3-year lows, FMC Technologies Inc, Golar LNG Ltd, Hancock Holding Company, and Greif Inc. have reached their 3-year lows.

FMC Technologies Inc (FTI) Reached $38.10

The prices of FMC Technologies Inc (FTI) shares have declined to $38.10, which is 42.3% off the 3-year high of $63.92.

FMC Technologies Inc has a market cap of $8.91 billion; its shares were traded at around $38.10 with a P/E ratio of 12.80 and P/S ratio of 1.16. FMC Technologies Inc had an annual average earnings growth of 18.80% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated it

724 Views    Jimmy Xiao    2015-01-26 04:36

Ball Corporation (BLL) is a supplier of metal packaging. The company produces steel food containers and steel and aluminum containers for beverages, food, personal care and household products, as well as steel paint cans, decorative steel tins and aluminum slugs. The company sells its packaging products mainly to beverage, food, personal care and household products companies. Also, the company’s aerospace business designs, develops and manufactures aerospace systems for civil, commercial and national security aerospace markets.

Opportunities to Invest

The company plans to manufacture different size beverage cans, especially in Europe, Asia and South America. It continues to streamline its

603 Views    Victor Selva    2014-03-21 21:40
The growing degree of income inequality in America has been in the news lately, particularly the gap between CEO pay and the pay of the average workers. Some argue this is unfair while others say the large pay packages are necessary to obtain top-notch talent. While we aren’t here to answer that question, I did think it would be interesting to take a look at what shareholders get in return for the large pay packages they shell out to top executives. Typically when a major media company releases a list like this they look at stock market returns. This isn’t
863 Views    Ben Strubel    2012-01-19 23:09
Stocks Raising Dividends and Expectations: DFT, GEF, LOW, ROK
I am not a stock trader; I am a dividend and value based long-term buy-and-hold investor. When I add a stock to my dividend portfolio, it is my intention to [url=http://dividendsvalue.com/1288/to-infinity-and-beyond/][b]hold the stock forever[/b][/url]. I am not smart enough to time the daily gyrations of the stock market. When stock prices start dropping, our primal instinct of flight kicks in and we want to sell. In many cases that is the time to be buying. However, sometimes selling a stock is the right thing to do. In determining when to sell a dividend stock, I have one hard and fast
4191 Views    Dividends4Life    2010-06-08 11:47

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