special dividend


Definition of special dividend

: a dividend that typically results from some windfall profit to a company and is not ordinarily expected to be repeated

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First Known Use of special dividend

1834, in the meaning defined above

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“Special dividend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/special%20dividend. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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