Influence of Corporate Management Dynamics on Corporate Social Responsibility Activities in Nigeria
Nigerian Chapter of Arabian Journal of Business and Management Review
Dividend policy occupies a major role in the financial management of an organization. Dividend policy serves as a mechanism for control of a managerial opportunism. The objective of the study is to ascertaining the relationship between dividend policy and corporate profitability, Investment and Earning Per Shares. Data for the study were extracted from annual report and accounts of twenty five quoted companies in Nigeria. These data were subjected to regression analysis, using e-view software
... g e-view software and the findings indicate that; there is a significant positive relationship between dividend policies of organizations and profitability, there is also a significant positive relationship between dividend policy and investments and there is a significant positive relationship between dividend policy and Earnings Per Share. It is recommended that Organizations should ensure that they have a good and robust dividend policy in place because it will enhance their profitability and attract investments to the organizations.