B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on October 30, 2014 to shareholders of record as of September 30, 2014. At the closing market price of the common stock on July 24, 2014, the current dividend represents an annualized yield of 4.6%. This is the 40 th consecutive quarterly dividend declared by the Board of Directors since B&G Foods’ initial public offering in October 2004.
About B&G Foods, Inc.
B&G Foods and its subsidiaries manufacture, sell and distribute a diversified portfolio of high-quality, branded shelf-stable foods across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Based in Parsippany, New Jersey, B&G Foods’ products are marketed under many recognized brands, including
Cream of Rice,
Cream of Wheat,
Joan of Arc,
MacDonald’s, Maple Grove Farms,
New York Flatbreads,
New York Style,
Vermont Maid and
Wright’s. B&G Foods also sells and distributes two branded household products,
Static Guard and