Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ:OTTR) to distribute $0.3125 per share in dividends in March:

Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ:OTTR) intends to pay a quarterly dividend of $0.3125 per share on March 10, 2016. The dividend will captured investors who get into the stock before Feb. 10, 2016. As a percentage of the recent stock price, Otter’s quarterly dividend represents 1.10% yield.

Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ:OTTR)’s newly declared quarterly dividend preceded the announcement of 4Q2015 earnings results. The company generated revenue of $188.8 million from continuing operations, down from $193.4 million in a similar quarter a year earlier. EPS of $0.41 improved from $0.38 a year ago.

Bio-Techne Corp (NASDAQ:TECH) to pay $0.32 per share in quarterly dividend:

Bio-Techne Corp (NASDAQ:TECH) is planning to distribute $0.32 per share in quarterly dividend to its shareholders on Feb. 26, 2016. Shareholders who get into the stock before Feb. 10, 2016 will be eligible for the dividend distribution.

Bio-Techne Corp (NASDAQ:TECH) recently reported its F2Q2016 in which EPS of $0.82 came in line with consensus expectation and remained nearly flat from a similar quarter a year earlier. Net sales of $121 million rose 6% and beat the estimate of $119 million. Most of revenue increase came from Europe and North America.

Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) to distribute quarterly dividend of $0.51 per share in March:

Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) is planning to reward its shareholders with $0.51 per share in quarterly dividend on March 10, 2016. Shareholders of record as of Feb. 10, 2016 will qualify for the dividend payout.

Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) recently posted 4Q2015 EPS of $0.78, smashing the consensus estimate of $0.77, but falling short of the year-ago quarter’s EPS by 5%. Revenue of $5.376 billion in the latest quarter comfortably beat the consensus estimate of $5.281 billion.

For the full-year 2015, Eli Lilly posted EPS of $3.43 on revenue of $19.959 billion. Annual revenue descended 4%. The company is looking for EPS in the band of $3.45 to $3.55 and revenue in the range of $20.2 to $20.7 billion in 2016.