dividend cover

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dividend cover

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(Banking & Finance) the number of times that a company's dividends to shareholders could be paid out of its annual profits after tax, used as an indication of the probability that dividends will be maintained in subsequent years
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The initial preferred stock dividend covers the partial period since the close of the transaction, and the Company paid 100% of the preferred stock dividend in cash.
This final Series G dividend covers the full dividend period that began on March 31, 2013 and the partial dividend period that will end on the conversion date.
Dan's Your Man each-way in the Foxhunter; wait and see for the Grand Annual and Cathcart; the usual in the County Hurdle - ie picking one, doing an exacta with the rest of the field and hoping the dividend covers everything you've lost on the previous 19 races.
Because this first dividend covers a longer period of time (both the first quarter of 2008 and the portion of December 2007 after the original issuance of this stock), this payment is more than the regular quarterly dividend of $1.
This dividend covers the quarter from 1 November 2011 to 31 January 2012.
The dividend covers all classes of the Company's stock, and will be payable on April 12, 2007 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 30, 2007.
This dividend covers the quarter beginning June 15, 2005 through September 14, 2005.
This dividend covers the period beginning on April 15, 2005 and ending on July 14, 2005.
This dividend covers the quarter beginning March 15, 2005 through June 14, 2005.