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Old 06-22-2012, 03:04 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Beantown Bronco View Post
Why would anyone want to PAY dividends?
Well, if you are a corporation, and you are paying dividends, that likely means you are making a good profit, and have extra cash to give to your stakeholders.

To complete the analogy, if Demaryius (the corporation) is paying dividends, then he must be successful (profitable) enough that he provides his teammates, front office, and fans (stakeholders) with satisfaction and enjoyment (cash).

/english nerd
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