IBM Board Approves Increase of Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 29, 2003--
The IBM Board of Directors today declared a regular quarterly cash
dividend of $.16 per common share, payable June 10, 2003 to
stockholders of record May 9, 2003. Today's dividend declaration
represents an increase of $.01 or almost 7 percent versus the prior
quarterly dividend of $.15 per common share.
IBM has increased the quarterly dividend eight times since 1996,
representing a total increase of 156 percent.
Short Name: Intnl Bus. Mach
Category Code: DIV
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