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CDTV.net Stock Market News and Dividend Report for Wednesday Dec 23, 2009

|Includes:Cintas Corporation (CTAS), FAF, LNN, USB, XTO

 Cintas Corporation (Nasdaq:CTAS) reported, excluding items, earnings per share were $0.39 compared to $0.47 last year. analysts average $0.43. CTAS misses by $0.04.

 
Net income were $57 million down from $71 million in the same quarter of 2008. 
 
Cintas Corporation provides corporate identity uniforms and related business services in the United States and Canada. 
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Lindsay Corporation (NYSE: LNN) announced $0.53 per diluted share compared with $0.51 per diluted share in the prior year’s first quarter. analysts average $0.24. LNN beats by $0.29
 
Net earnings were $6.7 million compared with $6.3 million last year.
 
Lindsay Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells automated agricultural irrigation systems. 
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Watson Wyatt Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: WW) announced that its board of directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.075 per common share for the quarter ended December 31, 2009. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 30, 2009.
 
Watson Wyatt Worldwide, Inc. provides human capital and financial management consulting services worldwide.
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CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE: CBL) Board has declared a quarterly cash dividend for the Company’s Common Stock of $0.05 per share for the quarter ending December 31, 2009. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2010, to shareholders of record as of December 30, 2009.
 
CBL & Associates Properties, Inc., is a real estate investment trust (REIT).
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The First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF) announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 22 cents per common share.
 
The cash dividend is payable on Jan. 15, 2010, to shareholders of record as of Dec. 31, 2009. First American has paid a cash dividend for each of the last 100 years.
 
The First American Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides business information and related products and services in the United States. 
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The board of directors of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.05 per common share, payable January 15, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2009. 
 
U.S. Bancorp operates as the holding company for U.S. Bank National Association that provides various banking and financial services in the United States.
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The Board of Directors of XTO Energy Inc. (NYSE: XTO) declared a quarterly cash dividend of 12.5 cents per share on the Company's outstanding Common Stock payable January 15, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2009.
 
XTO Energy Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, development, exploitation, and exploration of producing oil and gas properties in the United States.
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Stocks: CTAS, LNN, WLCBL, FAF, USB, XTO