- First quarter dividend is $.28 per share, an increase of 3.7% versus 1Q 2011.
- Indicated dividend yield is 5.1%, based upon yesterday's closing price.
- Dividends have increased for 41 consecutive years at more than a 13% compound growth rate.
This company has a record of 45 years of consecutive dividend growth.
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