A company declares a cash dividend to be paid to its stockholders next month. The effect of the transaction is to :
A) Decrease assets and liabilities.
B) Increase assets and stockholders' equity.
C) Decrease assets and stockholders' equity.
D) Increase liabilities and decrease stockholders' equity.
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