Dividend hiked by 3%



How many businesses can fund 3% hike in dividend, announce a £150m share buyback, restructure its store portfolio (dumping secondary locations), reposition its products to the higher end while at the same time selling products designed by previous Creative Designer?

How many banks/City funds offer savers/investors 3% extra for staying with them? B has shown resilience to Trump’s trade spats. China is also reported to be about to announce a stimulus for its economy which should help to support consumer confidence going forward?