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Herman Miller And Permian Basin Royalty Trust Raise Dividends

|Includes: MLHR, Permian Basin Royalty Trust (PBT)

There are two popular ways to give money back to shareholders and boost the stock price: Dividend growth and share buybacks.

Below are some big names that have raised their dividend payment within the recent trading day.

Dividend growth is often a good sign for shareholders because the management gives money back and shares its success with the owner of the company.

The top stocks with recent dividend growth are...

Herman Miller (MLHR) increased its current dividend payments by 12%. The company plans to pay $0.14 per share in the future (previous payment: $0.125). The new yield amounts to 1.88%. The stock belongs to the Business Equipment industry.

Herman Miller stock has a market beta ratio of 1.35. These are a few market and fundamental ratios related to Herman Miller share:

P/E: 24.77
Forward P/E: 14.64
Price-to-Sales Ratio: 0.97
Price-to-Book Ratio: 5.12
Debt to Equity Ratio: 0.73
Operating Margin: 6.70%

Permian Basin Royalty Trust (PBT) increased its current dividend payments by 6.31%. The company plans to pay $0.06730 per share in the future (previous payment: $0.06330). The new yield amounts to 6.16%. The stock belongs to the Independent Oil & Gas industry.

Permian Basin Royalty Trust stock has a market beta ratio of 0.79. These are a few market and fundamental ratios related to Permian Basin Royalty Trust share:

P/E: 15.61
Forward P/E: N/A
Price-to-Sales Ratio: 15.20
Price-to-Book Ratio: 655.50
Debt to Equity Ratio: 0.00
Operating Margin: 97.30%

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