Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.
The company gives shareholders even more to be happy about with a dividend increase and new funds to buy back shares.
A special committee of Dell's board agrees to Michael Dell's new offer, which increases the purchase price to $13.75 per share and includes a special dividend of 13 cents per share.
The situation is so bad that Sony is suspending its dividend -- the first time it won't be making a payout since it listed in 1958.
The company's mobile growth is soaring, and its ad business is strong. Now, about all those other initiatives.
With $145 billion in the bank, Apple has been under increasing pressure to return more money to shareholders. Now it responds -- big time.
The company could raise its quarterly dividend to $4.14 a share as a way to spend some of its cash on investors, say analysts polled by Bloomberg.
Institutional Shareholder Services tells clients that the activist investor's buyback proposal is unnecessary in light of recent stock repurchases and dividend payouts.
Redmond reveals plans to boost its dividend and buy back more shares. The move may serve as balm for shareholders who are questioning the Nokia purchase as well as Microsoft's ability to innovate.
The Apple CEO has chosen to forego a huge dividend to which he's entitled.