Why Maiden Holdings is a Top 10 SAFE International Dividend Stock (MHLD)

Maiden Holdings Ltd (MHLD) has been named to the Dividend Channel ''International S.A.F.E. 10'' list, signifying an international stock with above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 3.5% yield, as well as a superb track record of at least five years of dividend growth, according to the most recent ''DividendRank'' report.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, Maiden Holdings Ltd is an underlying holding representing 1.91% of the Powershares International Dividend Achievers ETF (PID), which holds $21,073,465 worth of MHLD shares.

Maiden Holdings Ltd ( MHLD) made the "Dividend Channel International S.A.F.E. 10" list because of these qualities: S. Solid return — hefty yield and strong DividendRank characteristics; A. Accelerating amount — consistent dividend increases over time; F. Flawless five year history — never a missed or lowered dividend; E. Enduring — at least a half-decade of dividend payments.

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The annualized dividend paid by Maiden Holdings Ltd is $0.44/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 03/28/2014. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for MHLD, which the report stressed as being of key importance.

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MHLD operates in the Insurance Brokers sector, among companies like American International Group Inc (AIG), and ACE, Ltd. (ACE).

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