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We Want DRIP's!! Which tech names offer them?
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Emcee:  Proud_Infidel Type:  Unmoderated
There are a number of companies which offer Dividend Reinvestment Plans, which permit someone to buy shares of a companys stock without paying commissions. One of the most notable in the tech arena is Intel. At least one other prominent tech name has considered offering a Reinvestment Plan to it shareholders. That company is Microsoft. Even though they do not pay dividends there was talk at one time of establishing a plan. It is the goal of this thread to present investors with a list of tech names(if they indeed exist), since this is a dynamic process and a book bought listing DRIPs last week may already be outdated.

I am currently emailing some of the companies I hold positions in to get them talking about setting up a plan. Doing this broadens out the shareholder base, which implies less volatility in the stock. And less volatility is certainly something many tech investors would like at this point.

Any tech names other than Intel????
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22 sorry, just wanted to share % rh long-gone-1/5/1999
21 Ann, CTL - centurytel.com By participating in CenturyTel's Dividend ReTed Gregg-1/5/1999
20 Richard, Thanks for the info. Have a great evening!! Take Care Ann Ann Janssen-1/5/1999
19 Ted, Do you have any investor relations or bank phone numbers for CTL and CSN?Ann Janssen-1/5/1999
18 Back to tech DRIPs, how about CTL, DBD, & CSN. Ted Ted Gregg-1/5/1999
17 Not a tech but(and I feel funny about sharing this as don't want price to zlong-gone-1/5/1999
16 Best site I've seen for Drips is netstockdirect.com You can do a search byccportfolio-12/30/1998
15 MSFT is very doubtful since they have never paid a dividend in their history (eRick Kunz-12/17/1998
14 Greetings to everyone. Good to see another thread start up on DRIPs here on SI Rick Kunz-12/17/1998
13 Brian, Investor's Alliance just this week mailed out a booklet containing EL KABONG!!!-4/1/1998
12 ed, Thanks for the link. I saw it advertised some time ago on tv but forgot Proud_Infidel-3/31/1998
11 Brian, Thanks for the Tip on Gillette. I know a lot of Direct Stock Purchase Ann Janssen-3/31/1998
10 Brian, Great site on Drips : moneypaper.com ededward shapiro-3/30/1998
9 Ann, Agree Intel is the best, bar none. Gilette may be the worst. They haveProud_Infidel-3/30/1998
8 Brian, Here's a few #'s for you CPQ - 888-218-4373 compaq.com HWP - Ann Janssen-3/30/1998
7 Jg, Thanks for the info. BK <eom>Proud_Infidel-3/30/1998
6 BK, As far as I remember, your initial purchase ($1,000 minimum) may be made diJakeStraw-3/30/1998
5 jg, Thanks. I called the # since LU is one stock I would like to add to my poProud_Infidel-3/30/1998
4 Call 1-800-449-1900 to get a complete list! QuoteGuyMike Learner-3/30/1998
3 Lucent Technologies (LU) - phone # 888-582-3686JakeStraw-3/30/1998
2 MTC -- OK so it is biotech, but still worth considering.Bradley Ray Cordell-3/30/1998
1 MOTFeraldo-3/29/1998
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