WGL Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: WGL) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.4000 per share of common stock. The quarterly dividend is payable Aug. 1, 2012, to shareholders of record as of July 10, 2012. Washington Gas Light Company, a utility subsidiary of WGL Holdings, declared regular dividends today on all classes of its preferred stock as follows:
Dividends on the utility’s preferred stock also are payable Aug. 1, 2012, to shareholders of record as of July 10, 2012.
|Class of Serial|
|Preferred Stock||Dividend Per Share|
|$ 4.25 Series||$ 1.0625|
|$ 4.80 Series||$ 1.20|
|$ 5.00 Series||$ 1.25|
Common stock dividends have been paid for more than 161 years.Headquartered in Washington, D.C., WGL Holdings, Inc. has four operating segments: (i) the regulated utility segment, which primarily consists of Washington Gas, a natural gas utility that serves over one million customers throughout metropolitan Washington, D.C., and the surrounding region; (ii) the retail energy-marketing segment which consists of Washington Gas Energy Services, Inc., a third-party marketer that competitively sells natural gas and electricity; (iii) the commercial energy systems segment, which consists of Washington Gas Energy Systems, Inc., a provider of energy efficiency solutions to government and commercial clients and (iv) the wholesale energy solutions segment, which consists of Capitol Energy Ventures Corp., a non-utility asset optimization business. Additional information about WGL Holdings, Inc. is available on its website, wglholdings.com. Go to washingtongas.com for more information about Washington Gas Light Company.