Quarterly payment of
This action marks RPM’s 44th 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 19,000 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 2017 edition of the Mergent Handbook of Dividend
Achievers. At a share price of
“The dividend increase today demonstrates our board of directors’
continued confidence in RPM’s performance and long-term prospects for
At the meeting, four directors were elected to serve in Class III with
three-year terms expiring at the annual meeting of stockholders in 2020.
For more information, contact
RPM International Inc.
Barry M. Slifstein, vice president – investor relations, 330-273-5090