Dividend Changes to Know Now: L-3 Communications Holdings, SLM, Harley-Davidson, LPL Investment Holdings, Wyndham Worldwide

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LLL): Current Price $78.07

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LLL): L-3 Communications increases dividend 10% to 55c. L-3 Communications announced that its board of directors has increased its regular quarterly cash dividend 10% from 50c to 55c per share. The board has also declared the next dividend payable on March 15 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 1. This action represents L-3′s ninth consecutive annual dividend increase.

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SLM Corporation (NYSE:SLM): Current Price $18.53

SLM Corporation (NYSE:SLM): Sallie Mae raises common stock dividend to 15c per share from 12.5c per share. Sallie Mae announced that its board approved increasing the quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock from 12.5c to 15c per share. The next quarterly dividend will be paid on March 15 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 1.

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Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG): Current Price $53.36

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG): Harley-Davidson raises quarterly dividend 35.5% to 21c per share. Harley-Davidson announced that its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend of 21c per share for the first quarter of 2013, an increase of 35.5% compared to the fourth-quarter 2012 dividend of 15.5c per share. The dividend is payable March 1, 2013 to the holders of record of the Company’s common stock on February 19, 2013.

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LPL Investment Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA): Current Price $33.03

LPL Investment Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA): LPL Investment raises dividend by 12.5% to 13.5c. The dividend is payable on March 4 to shareholders of record on February 18.

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Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN): Current Price $59.65

Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN): Wyndham raises quarterly dividend to 29c per share from 23c per share. Wyndham’s board authorized an increase in the quarterly cash dividend to 29c from 23c per share, beginning with the dividend that is expected to be declared in Q1.

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