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Online Game Name Changyou Isn't Playing Games With Its Special Dividend

Chris Versace

When we hunt for companies with rich dividend yields to help generate income or seek out deep-value stocks, we tend to focus on quarterly dividend payments, especially ones that are increasing. , have an almost annual special dividend, but there are those that are truly one-time in nature either because of their size or timing. As one might suspect, Changyou is benefiting from the shift to mobile gaming on smartphones and tablets, which not only is driving its gaming business but also its online advertising business.