Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Southwest Airlines Returns Value To Shareholders

 Southwest Airlines returns value to Shareholders.  Southwest Airlines' Board of Directors, at its meeting held today, significantly increased the Company's quarterly dividend to $.04 per share from $.01 per share.  Annualized, this amounts to over $100 million.

  The increase in the quarterly dividend will begin with the 147th consecutive quarterly dividend declared today to Shareholders of record at the close of business on June 5, 2013 on all shares then issued and outstanding.  The dividend will be paid on June 26, 2013.  




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