Altria Group’s board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.84 per share, payable on July 10, 2020, to shareholders of record as of June 15, 2020. The ex-dividend date is June 12, 2020.
The announcement followed Altria’s 2020 annual meeting of shareholders on May 14. During the meeting, Altria CEO Billy Gifford summarized the company’s full-year 2019 and first-quarter 2020 financial results, discussed Altria’s 10-Year vision, corporate responsibility priorities and environmental, social and governance efforts and addressed shareholder questions.
Final voting results will be reported in a current report on Form 8-K filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.