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In this case, the company is paying investors back their original investments.

A traditional dividend is recorded by debiting retained earnings and crediting cash for the amount paid to the shareholders.

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These Dividend payments are usually given out of the company's current or retained earnings, on a quarterly basis.

A shareholder of a corporation may receive a dividend if the corporation decides to pay the debt of its shareholders, through services from the corporation, or the shareholder is allowed the use of the corporation's property.

When a company has more liabilities than assets, equity is negative and no liquidating distribution is made at all.

This is usually the case in bankruptcy liquidations.

A company that declares a liquidating dividend doesnt have enough retained earnings to declare a regular dividend.

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