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    What are the chronological "steps" in the process of paying a dividend?

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    The four chronological "steps" taken in the process of paying a dividend are:

    1. The Declaration Date - is the date when the next dividend payment is announced to the public by the board of directors a company. This statement usually done through a press release, lists the amount of the dividend, the ex-dividend date, and the date of payment. Once announced, a declared-dividend becomes a company's legal ...

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    The four chronological "steps" taken in the process of paying a dividend.