Pengrowth Energy Corporation Announces Cdn$0.04 Cash Dividend Payable July 15,
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/13 -- Pengrowth Energy
Corporation (TSX:PGF) (NYSE:PGH) today announced that its July 15,
2013 cash dividend will be Cdn $0.04 per common share. The
ex-dividend date is June 20, 2013. The dividend will be payable to
all shareholders who hold Pengrowth shares at the close of business
on the record date of June 24, 2013.
The dividend of Cdn $0.04 per common share is equivalent to
approximately U.S. $0.039 per common share using a Canadian/U.S.
dollar exchange rate of Cdn$1.00:U.S. $0.979. The actual U.S. dollar
equivalent of the dividend will be based upon the actual
Canadian/U.S. dollar exchange rate in effect on the payment date, net
of applicable Canadian withholding taxes for U.S. residents who hold
their Pengrowth shares in taxable accounts.
The above dividend has been designated as an "eligible dividend" for
Canadian income tax purposes. Pengrowth's dividends are also
considered "qualified dividends" for U.S. income tax purposes.
Pengrowth offers a Dividend Reinvestment Program (DRIP) that provides
eligible shareholders in Canada and the United States, with the
opportunity to reinvest their dividends in new shares at a five
percent discount to the average trading price (as calculated pursuant
to the DRIP plan). Additional information on the DRIP is available at
Notice of Annual General Meeting:
Pengrowth's 2013 annual meeting of shareholders will be held on June
25, 2013 at 3:00 P.M. Mountain Time at the Metropolitan Conference
Centre, located at 333 - Fourth Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta.
Information circulars and proxy forms pertaining to this meeting have
been mailed to shareholders of record as of May 24, 2013.
Pengrowth Energy Corporation is a dividend-paying, intermediate
Canadian producer of oil and natural gas, headquartered in Calgary,
Alberta. Pengrowth's assets include the Swan Hills light oil, Cardium
light oil and Lindbergh thermal bitumen projects. Pengrowth's shares
trade on both the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "PGF" and
on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "PGH".
PENGROWTH ENERGY CORPORATION
Derek Evans, President and Chief Executive Officer
(403) 233-0224 or Toll Free: 1-888-744-1111
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