P&G Declares a 7% Dividend Increase
CINCINNATI -- April 15, 2013
The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced that its Board of Directors
declared an increase in the quarterly dividend from $0.562 to $0.6015 per
share on its Common Stock and on the Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible
Class A Preferred Stock of the Company, payable on or after May 15, 2013 to
Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on April 26,
2013, and to Series A and Series B Preferred Stock shareholders of record at
the start of business on April 26, 2013. This represents a 7% increase
compared to the prior quarterly dividend.
P&G has been paying a dividend for 123 consecutive years since its
incorporation in 1890. This marks the 57^th consecutive year that the Company
has increased the dividend.
About Procter & Gamble
P&G serves approximately 4.6 billion people around the world with its brands.
The Company has one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality,
leadership brands, including Pampers®, Tide®, Ariel®, Always®, Whisper®,
Pantene®, Mach3®, Bounty®, Dawn®, Fairy®,Gain®, Charmin®, Downy®, Lenor®,
Iams®, Crest®, Oral-B®, Duracell®, Olay®, Head & Shoulders®, Wella®,
Gillette®, Braun®, Fusion®, Ace®, Febreze®, Ambi Pur®, SK-II®, and Vicks®. The
P&G community includes operations in approximately 75 countries worldwide.
Please visit http://www.pg.com for the latest news and in-depth information
about P&G and its brands.
P&G Media Contacts:
Paul Fox, 513-983-3465
P&G Investor Relations Contact:
John Chevalier, 513-983-9974
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