Contact:Havertys 404-443-2900Jenny Hill Parker SVP, finance, secretary and treasurer
ATLANTA, Feb. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HAVERTYS (NYSE:HVT) (NYSE:HVT.A) announced today, February 23, 2017, that its board of directors declared a cash dividend to be paid on the outstanding shares of the two classes of $1 par value common stock of the company at a rate of $0.12 per share on the common stock and $0.1125 per share on the Class A common stock. The dividend is payable Wednesday, March 29, 2017 to holders of record at the close of business on Friday, March 10, 2017. Havertys has paid a cash dividend in each year since 1935. Havertys (NYSE:HVT) (NYSE:HVT.A), established in 1885, is a full-service home furnishings retailer with 124 showrooms in 16 states in the Southern and Midwestern regions providing its customers with a wide selection of quality merchandise in middle to upper-middle price ranges. Additional information is available on the company's website havertys.com.