The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

Press release from Business Wire

The Washington Post Company Declares Increased Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, January 19, 2012

The Washington Post Company Declares Increased Quarterly Dividend12:30 EST Thursday, January 19, 2012 WASHINGTON (Business Wire) -- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) said today that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the annual dividend rate on the Company's common stock, from $9.40 to $9.80 per share. The dividend for the first quarter of 2012, $2.45 per share, is payable on February 10, 2012, to shareholders of record on January 30, 2012. The Washington Post CompanyRima Calderon, 202-334-6617calderonr@washpost.com