H.J. Heinz Company (HNZ) announced today that its Board of Directors declared quarterly dividends on both common and preferred stock.
The Heinz Board declared the following dividends:
51.5 cents per share on the Company’s 25 cent par value Common Stock payable December 26, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 11, 2012. This quarterly dividend payment accelerates the Company’s regular quarterly dividend, which is normally paid in early January.
42.5 cents per share on the Company’s Third Cumulative Preferred Stock, $1.70 First Series payable January 1, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 11, 2012.”Twitter