Dividend Changes to Know Now: HollyFrontier, Core-Mark Holding, EMC Insurance, Vectren

HollyFrontier Corp. (NYSE:HFC): HollyFrontier announces 33% increase in regular quarterly cash dividend . HollyFrontier announced that its Board of Directors approved a 33% increase in the company’s regular quarterly cash dividend to 20c per share from the current rate of 15c. This is the fourth increase in the regular dividend since our merger in July of 2011, representing a total increase of 166%. The regular dividend will be paid on Dec. 21, to holders of record of common stock on Dec. 10.

Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE): Core-Mark announces increase in quarterly cash dividend of 19c. Core-Mark Holding announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 19c per common share. The dividend is payable on Dec. 17 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Nov. 23.

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EMC Insurance Group Inc. (NASDAQ:EMCI): EMC Insurance increases dividend 5% to 21c per share. EMC Insurance Group declared a quarterly dividend of 21c per share of common stock payable November 19 to shareholders of record as of November 12. The 21c per share quarterly dividend represents a 5% increase over the previous quarterly dividend of 20c per share.

Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC): Vectren increased dividend 0.5c to 35.5c per share. Vectren Corporation announced the board of directors has declared a quarterly common stock dividend of 35.5c per share, a 0.5c increase over the previous quarter. The dividend will be payable December 3 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 15.

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