Brinker volatility low into company sponsored analyst meeting Brinker March call option implied volatility is at 24, April and July is at 23; below its 26-week average of 32 according to Track Data, suggesting decreasing price movement into a company sponsored analyst meeting on February 27.
Brinker increases dividend 14%, authorizes $250M stock repurchase The board for Brinker International declared a quarterly dividend of 32c per share on the common stock, representing a 14% increase in Brinker's quarterly dividend. The dividend will be payable Sept. 24 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 4. Brinker's board also authorized an additional $250M in share repurchases. With the additional amount, Brinker will have approximately $567M in available authorization.