The UPS (NYSE: UPS) Board of Directors today declared a regular
quarterly dividend of $0.57 per share on all outstanding Class A and
Class B shares.
The dividend is payable December 5, 2012 to shareholders of record on
November 19, 2012.
UPS raised its dividend by 10 percent earlier this year. The company has
tripled its dividend since 2002.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range
of solutions including the transportation of packages and freight; the
facilitation of international trade, and the deployment of advanced
technology to more efficiently manage the world of business.
Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and
territories worldwide. The company can be found on the Web at UPS.com
and its corporate blog can be found at blog.ups.com. To get UPS news
direct, visit pressroom.ups.com/RSS.
Except for historical information contained herein, the statements made
in this release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning
of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements,
including statements regarding the intent, belief or current
expectations of UPS and its management regarding the company's strategic
directions, prospects and future results, involve certain risks and
uncertainties. Certain factors may cause actual results to differ
materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements,
including economic and other conditions in the markets in which we
operate, our competitive environment, increased security requirements,
strikes, work stoppages and slowdowns, changes in energy prices,
governmental regulations and other risks discussed in the company's Form
10-K and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission,
which discussions are incorporated herein by reference.