CARTHAGE, Mo., Nov. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ --
- Fourth quarter dividend is $.46 per share, an increase of 4.5% versus 4Q 2022
- Annual dividends have increased for 52 consecutive years
- Indicated dividend yield is 7.8%
Leggett & Platt's Board of Directors announced a dividend of $.46 per share for the fourth quarter, an increase of $.02 per share or 4.5% versus the fourth quarter of 2022. The dividend will be paid on January 12, 2024 to shareholders of record on December 15, 2023.
Leggett & Platt has increased its annual dividend for 52 consecutive years and is a member of the Dividend Kings. At an annual indicated dividend of $1.84 per share, the yield is 7.8%, based upon yesterday's closing stock price of $23.60 per share.
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COMPANY DESCRIPTION: Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) is a diversified manufacturer that designs and produces a broad variety of engineered components and products that can be found in many homes and automobiles. The 140-year-old Company is comprised of 15 business units, approximately 20,000 employees, and 135 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries.
Leggett & Platt is the leading U.S.-based manufacturer of: a) bedding components; b) automotive seat support and lumbar systems; c) specialty bedding foams and private label finished mattresses; d) components for home furniture and work furniture; e) flooring underlayment; f) adjustable beds; and g) bedding industry machinery.
CONTACT: Investor Relations, (417) 358-8131 or email@example.com
Susan R. McCoy, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations
Cassie J. Branscum, Senior Director of Investor Relations
Kolina A. Talbert, Manager of Investor Relations
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