World News: 17:34 GMT Wednesday 13th June 2018. [EQS Group via SPi World News]
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On June 13, 2018, the Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (the 'Company') declared a quarterly cash dividend of eighty six cents ($0.86) per share of Company common stock, payable on August 20, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 20, 2018. The per share dividend of $0.86 is an increase of eight cents from the previous quarterly dividend of $0.78 per share. On the same date, the Company issued a press release announcing the dividend increase. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, is being furnished in accordance with the provisions of General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
The following is furnished as an exhibit to this report.
99.1 Caterpillar Inc. press release dated June 13, 2018
Regulatory filing PDF file
Document title: Caterpillar: Form 8-K Caterpillar Raises Dividend
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