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  • Stock Market News and Dividend Report for Friday Oct 2, 2009 0 comments
    Oct 2, 2009 5:24 PM | about stocks: ACN, GPN, CAC, MAA, OXM, CHG, OGE
     Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported EPS for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009 were $0.63, a decrease of $0.04 from the fourth quarter of fiscal 2008. analysts average 0.63. ACN in line.
    Net revenues for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009 were $5.15 billion, compared with $6.00 billion for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2008, a decrease of 14 percent in U.S. dollars and 7 percent in local currency. 
    Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. 
    Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) announced diluted earnings per share were $0.71, flat when compared to the prior year quarter. analysts average 0.65. GPN beats by $0.06.
    For the first quarter, revenues grew 9% to $441.3 million compared to $405.8 million in the prior year.
    Global Payments Inc. provides electronic payments transaction processing services. 
    Camden National Corporation (NASDAQ: CAC), announced that the Board of Directors declared a $0.25 per share dividend payable on October 30, 2009 for shareholders of record on October 15, 2009.
    Camden National Corporation operates as the holding company principally for Camden National Bank, which provides commercial and consumer banking products and services primarily in Maine.
    Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (NYSE: MAA) announced that its board of directors approved a quarterly common dividend of $0.615 per share payable on October 30, 2009 to shareholders of recor d on October 15, 2009.
    Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in acquiring, owning, and operating apartment communities primarily in the Sunbelt region of the United States.
    Oxford Industries, Inc. (NYSE: OXM) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a cash dividend of $0.09 per share payable on October 30, 2009 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on October 15, 2009. The Company has paid dividends every quarter since it became publicly owned in 1960.
    Oxford Industries, Inc. engages in the design, production, sale, and distribution of branded and private label apparel, and footwear for men, women, and children primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom.
    The Board of Directors of CH Energy Group, Inc., (NYSE: CHG), declared a quarterly dividend of 54 cents per share of its Common Stock, payable November 2, 2009, to holders of record as of October 13, 2009.
    CH Energy Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the electric utility, natural gas utility, and fuel distribution business.
    The OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE) Board of Directors has declared a fourth-quarter dividend of $0.355 per common share of stock, to be paid October 30, 2009, to shareowners of record on October 9, 2009.
    OGE Energy Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy and energy services provider offering physical delivery and related services for electricity and natural gas primarily in the south central United States.
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