The Board of Directors of AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR) today increased the quarterly cash dividend by 12% to $0.28 per share. The payment date is May 21, 2014, to stockholders of record as of April 30, 2014. Steve Hagge, President and CEO commented, “This increase is reflective of our strong financial condition and confidence in the future. Our balanced capital allocation strategy allows for increased dividends, share repurchases and investments that will contribute to future growth.”
As previously announced, AptarGroup will hold a conference call on Friday, April 25, 2014, at 8:00 a.m. Central Time to discuss the Company’s first quarter results for 2014. AptarGroup plans to announce its first quarter results after trading on the New York Stock Exchange has closed on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The call will last approximately one hour. Interested parties are invited to listen to a live webcast by visiting the Investor Relations page at www.aptar.com. Replay of the conference call can also be accessed on the Investor Relations page of the website.
AptarGroup, Inc. is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative dispensing systems for the beauty, personal care, home care, prescription drug, consumer health care, injectables, food, and beverage markets. AptarGroup is headquartered in Crystal Lake, Illinois, with manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America. For more information, visit