- American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) has a quarterly dividend of US$ 0.52 per share.
- Raytheon Technologies Corporation (NYSE: RTX) has a quarterly dividend of US$ 0.55 per share.
- Dividend payments influence the share price.
A dividend is a great differentiator for investors when choosing companies to invest in. Dividend-paying companies are usually the established ones with significant market capitalization. The sectors with a regular history of paying dividends include oil & gas, basic materials, healthcare, banks and financial, and utilities.
Dividends are rewards for shareholders for their investment in the company, a feel-good factor that also helps maintain their trust. When a company announces a high-valued dividend, it gives the impression that it is doing well and generating great profits.