MEDINA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 2, 2019--
International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its board of
directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per
share, payable on January 31, 2019 to stockholders of record as of
January 16, 2019.
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 $2.4 billion in
cash dividends to its stockholders. At a share price of $60.00, RPM's
dividend yield would be 2.3 percent.
RPM International Inc. owns subsidiaries that are world leaders in
specialty coatings, sealants, building materials and related services
across three segments. RPM’s industrial products include roofing
systems, sealants, corrosion control coatings, flooring coatings and
other construction chemicals. Industrial companies include Stonhard,
Chemical and RPM
Belgium Vandex. RPM's consumer products are used by
professionals and do-it-yourselfers for home maintenance and improvement
and by hobbyists. Consumer brands include Rust-Oleum,
RPM’s specialty products include industrial cleaners, colorants,
exterior finishes, specialty OEM coatings, edible coatings, restoration
services equipment and specialty glazes for the pharmaceutical and food
industries. Specialty segment companies include Day-Glo,
Wood Finishes, Mantrose-Haeuser,
Additional details can be found at www.RPMinc.com
and by following RPM on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RPMintl.
For more information, contact Russell L. Gordon, vice president and
chief financial officer, at 330-273-5090 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Source: RPM International Inc.
Russell L. Gordon
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer