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Zimmer Announces Quarterly Dividend for Second Quarter of 2013

        Zimmer Announces Quarterly Dividend for Second Quarter of 2013

PR Newswire

WARSAW, Ind., June 14, 2013

WARSAW, Ind., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Zimmer Holdings,
Inc.(NYSE:ZMH;SIX: ZMH), a global leader in musculoskeletal care, today
announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the payment of a cash
dividend to stockholders for the second quarter of 2013.

The cash dividend of$0.20per share will be paid onor aboutJuly 26, 2013,
to stockholders of record as of the close of business onJune 28, 2013. The
dividend represents an annual dividend rate of 80 cents per share. Future
declarations of dividends are subject to approval of the Board of Directors
and may be adjusted as business needs or market conditions change.

About the Company
Founded in 1927 and headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana, Zimmer designs,
develops, manufactures and markets orthopaedic reconstructive, spinal and
trauma devices, dental implants, and related surgical products. Zimmer has
operations in more than 25 countries around the world and sells products in
more than 100 countries. Zimmer's 2012 sales were approximately $4.5
billion. The Company is supported by the efforts of more than 8,500 employees
worldwide.

Zimmer Safe Harbor Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the safe harbor
provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 based on
current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the
orthopaedics industry, management's beliefs and assumptions made by
management. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of
forward-looking terms such as "may," "will," "expects," "believes,"
"anticipates," "plans," "estimates," "projects," "assumes," "guides,"
"targets," "forecasts," and "seeks" or the negative of such terms or other
variations on such terms or comparable terminology. These statements are not
guarantees of future performance and involve risks, uncertainties and
assumptions that could cause actual outcomes and results to differ
materially. For a list and description of such risks and uncertainties, see
our periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
We disclaim any intention or obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise, except as may be set forth in our periodic reports.
Readers of this document are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
forward-looking statements, since, while we believe the assumptions on which
the forward-looking statements are based are reasonable, there can be no
assurance that these forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate.
This cautionary statement is applicable to all forward-looking statements
contained in this document.





SOURCE Zimmer Holdings, Inc.

Website: http://www.zimmer.com
Contact: Media, Garry R. Clark, 574-372-4493, garry.clark@zimmer.com, or
Investors, Robert J. Marshall Jr., 574-371-8042, robert.marshall@zimmer.com