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Stock Market News and Dividend Report for Tuesday April 12, 2011 - CDTV.net

|Includes:AA, BG, Kroger Co. (KR), MSFT, TGT
The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share to be paid on June 1, 2011, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 16, 2011.
Div & Yield: 0.42 (1.80%)
 
Kroger, the nation's largest traditional grocery retailer. 
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Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 2, 2011 to shareholders of record on May 19, 2011.
Div & Yield: 0.92 (1.30%)
 
Bunge Limited (bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company
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The board of directors of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per common share. The dividend is payable June 10, 2011 to shareholders of record May 18, 2011. The 2nd quarter dividend will be the company’s 175th consecutive dividend paid since October 1967 when the company became publicly held.
Div & Yield: 1.00 (2.00%)
 
Target Corporation operates general merchandise and food discount stores in the United States.
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Alcoa (NYSE: AA) announced first quarter 2011 income from continuing operations of $309 million, or $0.27 per share, a 20 percent improvement over fourth quarter 2010, led by improved pricing and growing demand for aluminum in major end markets. 
 
Div & Yield: 0.12 (0.70%)
 
Alcoa, Inc. engages in the production and management of aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina. 
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Microsoft Corp. board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.16 per share.  The dividend is payable June 9, 2011 to shareholders of record on May 19, 2011.  The ex-dividend date will be May 17, 2011.
Div & Yield: 0.64 (2.50%)
 
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.
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Stocks: KR, BG, TGT, AA, MSFT