July 23, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) announced that its Board of Directors today voted to increase the regular quarterly dividend on the company's common stock by 4 percent, or
per share, from
50 to 52 cents
The increased dividend is payable on
to stockholders of record on
. Since its inception in 1982, Norfolk Southern has paid dividends on its common stock for 124 consecutive quarters.
Norfolk Southern Corporation
(NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 20,000
in 22 states and the
District of Columbia
, serves every major container port in the eastern
, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.
Connect with NS
SOURCE Norfolk Southern Corporation