Quarterly payment of
This action marks RPM’s 45th consecutive year of increased cash
dividends paid to its stockholders, which places RPM in an elite
category of less than half of 1 percent of all publicly traded U.S.
companies. Only 41 other companies, besides RPM, have consecutively paid
an increasing annual dividend for this period of time or longer,
according to the Mergent Handbook of Dividend Achievers. During
this timeframe, the company has returned approximately
“Annually increasing our cash dividend is one of the primary ways we
deliver value to our shareholders,” stated
At the meeting, five directors were elected to serve in Class II with
three-year terms expiring at the annual meeting of stockholders in 2019.
For more information, contact
RPM International Inc.
Russell L. Gordon, 330-273-5090
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer