Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) today declared an increase in its quarterly dividend to 15 cents per share on its $1.00 par value common stock. The new dividend reflects an increase of 15% compared to the current quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share. Together with the 2 cent per share increase declared in May, the Company has increased its quarterly dividend 36% in 2013. The quarterly cash dividend, representing Trinity’s 198th consecutively paid dividend, is payable October 31, 2013 to stockholders of record on October 15, 2013.
Trinity Industries, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is a diversified industrial company that owns a variety of market-leading businesses which provide products and services to the energy, transportation, chemical and construction sectors. Trinity reports its financial results in five principal business segments: the Rail Group, the Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group, the Inland Barge Group, the Construction Products Group, and the Energy Equipment Group. For more information, visit: