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Will Starbucks Corporation Raise Its Dividend in 2016?

By Asit Sharma – Dec 28, 2015 at 8:15AM

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Starbucks Corporation investors have enjoyed increasing shareholder returns through dividends and share repurchases over the past several years. Will management again expand the company dividend in 2016?

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX -4.44%), traditionally known as a growth company, has only recently paid dividends to shareholders. The global coffee retailer's first quarterly dividend was declared just a few years ago, in 2010.

But as we'll explore in the accompanying presentation, management increasingly views dividend checks as a way to boost overall shareholder return. To see if it's likely that Starbucks will raise its dividend again during 2016, simply click through the following slideshow.

 

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