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CDTV.net Stock Market News and Dividend Report for Tue Dec 21, 2010

|Includes:Deere & Company (DE), DGX, IRM

 The Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) Board of Directors increased the company's dividend to $.35 a share on common stock. The dividend is payable February 1, 2011 to stockholders of record on December 31, 2010. The new quarterly rate represents an increase of 5 cents per share over the previous level – an increase of approximately 17 percent. Since early 2004, the company has increased its quarterly dividend on eight separate occasions including this announcement.

 
Deere & Company provides products and services primarily for agriculture and forestry worldwide.
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Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.1875 per share, or $0.75 per share on an annualized basis. This represents an increase of 200% over the quarterly dividend previously paid. The dividend is payable on January 14, 2011 to stockholders of record on December 27, 2010.
 
Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) is an information management company.
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Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX) Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, payable on January 25, 2011, to shareholders of record of Quest Diagnostics common stock on January 10, 2011.
 
Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX) is the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services
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Stocks: DE, IRM, DGX