Rockwell Automation Increases Common Stock Dividend 12% to $2.32 Annually
The board of directors of Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) today declared a quarterly dividend of 58 cents per share on its common stock, payable on Dec. 10, 2013 to shareowners of record at the close of business on Nov. 18, 2013.
"The 12 percent dividend increase reflects our continued confidence in Rockwell Automation's sustainable cash generation and commitment to appropriately return cash to shareowners," said Keith D. Nosbusch, chairman and chief executive officer. “With this increase, we have doubled our quarterly dividend in the past four years.”
Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Rockwell Automation employs about 22,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.
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