Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISSC) (the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a special cash dividend in the amount of $1.50 per share. The dividend will be payable on or about December 27, 2012 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 17, 2012. The aggregate amount of the payment to be made in connection with the dividend will be approximately $24.9 million.
Geoffrey S.M. Hedrick, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer commented: “We are pleased to return approximately $24.9 million to our shareholders through this special dividend. The Company has a strong cash position that the Company believes will be sufficient to fund the day to day operations of the business. In addition, absent legislative action, there may be potential significant increases in tax rates on dividends beginning next year. As a result, the Board of Directors, taking into consideration these potential significant tax rate increases, has declared a special dividend in order to return value to our shareholders.”
About Innovative Solutions
Headquartered in Exton, Pa., Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (
) is a systems integrator that designs and manufactures flight guidance and cockpit display systems for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s) and retrofit applications. The company supplies integrated Flight Management Systems (FMS) and advanced GPS receivers for precision low carbon footprint navigation.
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