NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Becton Dickinson today said that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $.33 per common share.
 
The dividend is payable on Jan. 2, 2009, to shareholders of record on Dec. 12, 2008. The dividend is $.045 more than the dividend for the previous quarter, said BD. At the current rate, BD’s annual dividend would be $1.32 per share.
 

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.