Press release from Business Wire
Philip Morris International Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend 10.3% to $0.64 Per Share
Friday, September 10, 2010
Philip Morris International Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend 10.3% to $0.64 Per Share11:27 EDT Friday, September 10, 2010 NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- Regulatory News: The Board of Directors of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE Euronext Paris: PM) today increased the company's regular quarterly dividend by 10.3%, to an annualized rate of $2.56 per common share. The new quarterly dividend of $0.64 per common share, up from $0.58 per common share, is payable on October 8, 2010, to stockholders of record as of September 24, 2010. The ex-dividend date is September 22, 2010. For more details on stock, dividends and other information, see www.pmi.com/investors. Philip Morris International Inc. Profile Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) is the leading international tobacco company, with seven of the world's top 15 brands, including Marlboro, the number one cigarette brand worldwide. PMI's products are sold in approximately 160 countries. In 2009, the company held an estimated 15.4% share of the total international cigarette market outside of the U.S., or 26.0% excluding the People's Republic of China and the U.S. For more information, see www.pmi.com.