June 4, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of
per share on its common stock, a 50% increase compared to the dividend paid in the same quarter last year. This marks the 41
consecutive quarter that the Company has paid a dividend, the longest, current streak in the gaming industry.
"We are pleased to announce another significant increase in our quarterly cash dividend," said
, CEO of IGT. "This is a clear signal that our strategy is driving strong financial performance and that we are committed to returning capital to shareholders in an effective and judicious matter."
The dividend is payable on
July 5, 2013
to shareholders of record on
June 20, 2013
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SOURCE International Game Technology