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A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding Special Dividends

Update: Since this article has been published Costco has announced a special dividend of a one time $10 payment per share.

What makes something special? It’s irregular, a one-time occurrence or greater than what is usual. Special dividends check all those boxes.

When you invest in a stock, the company you invested in will sometimes give a normal

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