UPS Board Announces Quarterly Dividend
ATLANTA -- May 2, 2013
The UPS (NYSE: UPS) Board of Directors today declared a regular quarterly
dividend of $0.62 per share on all outstanding Class A and Class B shares.
The dividend is payable May 29, 2013, to shareowners of record on May 13,
Earlier this year, the UPS Board increased the regular quarterly dividend by
nearly 9% to the current level of $0.62 per share. UPS’s dividend has more
than tripled since 2000, growing at a compounded annual rate of 10.5%.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of
solutions including the transportation of packages and freight; the
facilitation of international trade, and the deployment of advanced technology
to more efficiently manage the world of business. Headquartered in Atlanta,
UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. The company can
be found on the Web at UPS.com and its corporate blog can be found at
blog.ups.com. To get UPS news direct, visit pressroom.ups.com/RSS.
Except for historical information contained herein, the statements made in
this release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements, including statements
regarding the intent, belief or current expectations of UPS and its management
regarding the company's strategic directions, prospects and future results,
involve certain risks and uncertainties. Certain factors may cause actual
results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking
statements, including economic and other conditions in the markets in which we
operate, our competitive environment, increased security requirements,
strikes, work stoppages and slowdowns, changes in energy prices, governmental
regulations and other risks discussed in the company's Form 10-K and other
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which discussions are
incorporated herein by reference.
Andy McGowan, Public Relations
Andy Dolny, Investor Relations
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