Navigation Links
Abbott Declares 343rd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend
Date:9/17/2009

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The board of directors of Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today declared a quarterly common dividend of 40 cents per share.

This marks the 343rd consecutive quarterly dividend to be paid by Abbott since 1924. The cash dividend is payable Nov. 15, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Oct. 15, 2009.

Abbott has increased its dividend payout for 37 consecutive years - including an 11 percent increase earlier this year - and was again named to the Fortune 40: Best stocks to retire on. Additionally, Abbott is a top performer of the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index, which tracks companies that have annually increased their dividend for 25 consecutive years.

About Abbott

Abbott is a global, broad-based health care company devoted to the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of pharmaceuticals and medical products, including nutritionals, devices and diagnostics. The company employs more than 72,000 people and markets its products in more than 130 countries.

Abbott's news releases and other information are available on the company's Web site at www.abbott.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Abbott
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related biology technology :

1. Abbott Wins Top Honor in Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Awards
2. Abbott Announces Approval in China for Next-Generation XIENCE V(R) Drug Eluting Stent
3. Abbott to Acquire Evalve, Inc., a Leader in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Valve Repair Technology
4. Abbott Expands XIENCE V(R) USA Trial to Enroll Patients into Landmark Dual Anti-Platelet Therapy (DAPT) Trial
5. Abbott HIV Test Demonstrates Earlier Disease Detection
6. Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. Awarded $1.67 Billion Patent Jury Verdict from Abbott Laboratories
7. Abbott & BioGenex Extend the Technology Co-development and Distribution Agreement for Marketing the Xmatrx(R) Advanced Staining Platform for the Automation of FISH, IHC and ISH Molecular Diagnostic Assays
8. Abbott Named One of the Top 10 Companies for Scientists
9. HUYA Bioscience Announces Strategic Alliance With Abbott on Drug and Biomarker Development Candidates From China
10. Abbott to Present at Barclays Global Healthcare Conference
11. Abbott Employee Giving Sets New Records for Employee Participation and Total Donations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/3/2016)... Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... May 03, 2016 ... ... Morf Playbook™ enterprise talent development, skill-building and compliance training platform on mobile ... training course: Overview of Regulatory Requirements for Medical Devices. The course is ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... 03, 2016 , ... Wearable Tech + Digital Health ... take place on June 7-8, 2016, at the New York Academy of Sciences.  , ... -- including AR/VR, machine learning, apps, robotics and AI -- throughout a major health ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... , May 2, 2016 ... that its technology partner Mannin Research Inc. will be ... (ARVO), which takes place from May 1-5, 2016 in ... will be meeting with its vendors and research partners. ... business development goals and other collaborative opportunities for the ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... ... pain medicine, is excited to announce the launch of the Proove Health ... studies, volunteerism, and education to promote the use of personalized medicine for tackling ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/14/2016)... , April 14, 2016 ... Malware Detection, today announced the appointment of Eyal ... new role. Goldwerger,s leadership appointment comes at ... heels of the deployment of its platform at several ... biometric technology, which discerns unique cognitive and physiological factors, ...
(Date:3/23/2016)... WAKEFIELD, Massachusetts , March 23, 2016 ... kombiniert im Interesse erhöhter Sicherheit Gesichts- und ... Xura, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESG ... heute bekannt, dass das Unternehmen mit SpeechPro ... insbesondere aus der Finanzdienstleistungsbranche, wird die Möglichkeit ...
(Date:3/17/2016)... 2016 ABI Research, the leader in ... biometrics market will reach more than $30 billion ... 2015. Consumer electronics, particularly smartphones, continue to boost ... to reach two billion shipments by 2021 at ... , Research Analyst at ABI Research. "Surveillance is ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):