Nov. 20, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of
per share on its common stock, a 17% increase compared to the dividend paid in the same quarter last year. This marks the 39
consecutive quarter that the Company has paid a dividend, the longest, current streak in the gaming industry.
"We are pleased to announce a 17% increase in the quarterly cash dividend and to continue to distinguish IGT as the only dividend paying, investment grade company in the gaming industry." said
, CEO of IGT. "This action reflects the confidence we have in our business strategy, the sustainability of our cash flow, and our commitment to returning capital to shareholders."
The dividend is payable on
Dec. 31, 2012
to shareholders of record on
Dec. 19, 2012
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