I'm also pleased to announce and to report that our Board of Directors approved our quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share, marking the 190th consecutive quarter of dividends to shareholders.Though the second fiscal quarter is historically our slowest quarter, we achieved our second highest quarterly adjusted operating profit since the first quarter of fiscal 2009, the start of the current economic recession. Our domestic mill and fabrication selling prices for the second quarter were higher than the prior 2 quarters, and our Americas Mills metal margin continued to increase. Most of our segments had higher volumes than last year's second quarter. We continue to be encouraged as our domestic backlogs have grown in the past 2 quarters.
Commercial Metals' CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
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