Garmin® Shareholders Approve Quarterly Dividend through March 2013
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At Garmin Ltd.’s (NASDAQ: GRMN) annual shareholders’ meeting held today, approval was received from the shareholders in accordance with Swiss corporate law for a cash dividend in the amount of $1.80 per share (subject to possible adjustment based on the total amount of the dividend in Swiss Francs as approved at the annual meeting). The dividend is payable in four installments with $1.35 payable in the Company’s 2012 fiscal year and $0.45 payable in the Company’s 2013 fiscal year as follows:
$'s per share
|June 29, 2012||June 15, 2012||$0.45|
|September 28, 2012||September 14, 2012||$0.45|
|December 31, 2012||December 14, 2012||$0.45|
March 29, 2013
March 15, 2013
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The global leader in satellite navigation, Garmin Ltd. and its subsidiaries have designed, manufactured, marketed and sold navigation, communication and information devices and applications since 1989 – most of which are enabled by GPS technology. Garmin’s products serve automotive, mobile, wireless, outdoor recreation, marine, aviation, and OEM applications. Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in Switzerland, and its principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit Garmin's virtual pressroom at www.garmin.com/pressroom or contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200.
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