Medical device maker C.R. Bard (BCR) raises its quarterly dividend 5% (to $0.20) and authorizes...

|About: C. R. Bard, Inc. (BCR)|By:, SA News Editor

Medical device maker C.R. Bard (BCR) raises its quarterly dividend 5% (to $0.20) and authorizes a new $500M share buyback to go along with $88M remaining from a 2010 authorization.