Heartland Financial USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLF), announced that its board of directors has approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the company's common stock payable on March 8, 2013, to stockholders of record at the close of business on February 22, 2013. At December 31, 2012, there were 16,827,835 common shares outstanding listed on the NASDAQ Market under the symbol HTLF. About Heartland Financial USA, Inc. Heartland Financial USA, Inc. is a $4.6 billion diversified financial services company providing banking, mortgage, wealth management, investment, insurance and consumer finance services to individuals and businesses. Heartland currently has 69 banking locations in 47 communities in Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin, New Mexico, Arizona, Montana, Colorado and Minnesota and loan production offices in California, Nevada, Wyoming, Idaho and North Dakota. Additional information about Heartland Financial USA, Inc. is available at www.htlf.com.