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    Increased in Dividend Payment Interpretation

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    Under which conditions an increase in dividend payment can be interpreted as a signal of

    a. Good news
    b. Bad news

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    Under which conditions an increase in dividend payment can be interpreted as a signal of

    a. Good news
    b. Bad news

    Meaning of dividend:

    Dividend is the portion of profit earned by the company either during the current financial year or out of the earnings of the company earned during the previous financial year(s). Dividend is paid in cash as a certain percentage of paid-up share capital to the shareholders of the ...

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    The answer explains under what conditions increase in dividend payment is good news and bad news.

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