The month of May is starting off with a little bit of BUYING OPPORTUNITIES.
I purchased shares in Tix Corporation,The GEO Group, Inc. and Annaly Capital Management, Inc.
I purchased 275 shares of TIXC , 25 shares of GEO and 50 shares of NLY
These purchases will add $185.50 to my ANNUAL DIVIDEND TOTAL.
$2008.10 investment total for a average yield at 9% with commissions.
Tix Corporation, through its subsidiary, Tix4Tonight, LLC, operates as an entertainment company in the United States. The company provides discount ticketing and discount dinner reservations services. It offers discount tickets under short-term, exclusive, and nonexclusive agreements in Las Vegas at a discount of up to 50 percent for same-day shows, concerts, attractions, and sporting events. The company also provides reservations for discounted dinners at various restaurants surrounding the Las Vegas strip and downtown. As of March 02, 2016, it operated 11 discount ticket stores in Las Vegas under its Tix4Tonight marquee. The company was formerly known as Cinema Ride, Inc. and changed its name to Tix Corporation in March 2005. Tix Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Studio City, California.
Tix Corporation (the “Company”) (OTCQX: TIXC), a leading provider of discount ticketing services, today announced that its Tix4Tonight, LLC subsidiary has entered into an agreement with Expedia LX Partner Business, Inc., doing business as Expedia Local Expert, a division of Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE), one of the world’s largest online travel agencies.
The Board of Directors of Tix Corporation (OTCQX: TIXC), a leading provider of discount ticketing services, has authorized the increase of the Company’s quarterly cash dividend by 10% to $0.055 per share, which represents an annualized rate of $0.22 per common share. The quarterly cash dividend will be paid on April 29, 2016 to all stockholders of record as of April 15, 2016.
The GEO Group, Inc.
The GEO Group, Inc. provides government-outsourced services specializing in the management of correctional, detention, and re-entry facilities, and the provision of community based services and youth services in the United States, Australia, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It operates through four segments: U.S. Corrections & Detention, GEO Community Services, International Services, and Facility Construction & Design. The company owns, leases, and operates a range of correctional and detention facilities, including maximum, medium, and minimum security prisons; immigration detention centers; minimum security detention centers; and community based re-entry facilities. It offers correctional and detention management services that involves the provision of security, administrative, rehabilitation, education, and food services primarily at adult male correctional and detention facilities; engages in the supervision of adult parolees and probationers, as well as the provision of temporary housing, programming, employment assistance, and other services; and provides residential, detention, shelter care, and community based services with rehabilitative and educational programs. The company also provides monitoring services, and evidence-based supervision and treatment programs for community-based parolees, probationers, and pretrial defendants; and services to immigration and customs enforcement for the provision of services to improve the participation of non-detained aliens in the immigration court system. In addition, it offers transportation services for offender and detainee populations; and prisoner escort and custody services. As of February 21, 2013, the company owned and/or managed 100 facilities totaling approximately 73,000 beds. The GEO Group, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida
The GEO Group, Inc. (GEO) (“GEO”) announced that on April 20, 2016, its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.65 per share. The quarterly cash dividend will be paid on May 12, 2016 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 2, 2016.
Annaly Capital Management, Inc.
Annaly Capital Management, Inc. owns a portfolio of real estate related investments in the United States. It invests in various types of agency mortgage-backed securities and related derivatives to hedge these investments; and residential credit investments, such as credit risk transfer securities and non-agency mortgage-backed securities. The company also acquires, finances, and manages commercial loans and other commercial real estate debt, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and other commercial real estate-related assets. In addition, it engages in corporate middle market lending transactions; and operates as a broker-dealer. The company has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust (REIT). As a REIT, it is not subject to federal income tax to the extent that it distributes its taxable income to its shareholders. Annaly Capital Management, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in New York, New York.
Annaly’s principal business objectives are to generate net income for distribution to its shareholders from its investments and capital preservation. Annaly is a Maryland corporation that has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust (“REIT”). Annaly is managed and advised by Annaly Management Company LLC.
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