Dividends are well known to those of you who own stocks and shares.

A dividend is a payment that is made to those who hold a share, and most shares pay out of dividend. This could be on a range of bases, for instance quarterly or perhaps annually.

Dividends can be paid in different ways: but typically for stocks and shares they are in cash form.

Related Articles

European Central Bank
Interchange Rate
Dealers and brokers
Gold option
Gross margin

More Financial Words and Vocabulary Explained