Kellogg Company Declares Regular Dividend of $0.50 per Share
October 23, 2015
BATTLE CREEK, Mich.
, Oct. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
(NYSE: K) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of
per share on the common stock of the Company. The dividend is payable on
December 15, 2015
, to shareowners of record at the close of business on
, 2015. The ex-dividend date
, 2015. This is the 364th dividend that
has paid to owners of common stock since 1925.
(NYSE: K), we are driven to enrich and delight the world through foods and brands that matter. With 2014 sales of approximately
, Kellogg is the world's leading cereal company; second largest producer of cookies and crackers; a leading producer of savory snacks; and a leading North American frozen foods company. Every day, our well-loved brands nourish families so they can flourish and thrive. These brands include Kellogg's®, Keebler®, Special K®, Pringles®, Kellogg's Frosted Flakes®, Pop-Tarts®, Kellogg's Corn Flakes®, Rice Krispies®, Kashi®, Cheez-It®, Eggo®, Coco Pops®, Mini-Wheats®, and many more. To learn more about our responsible business leadership, foods that delight and how we strive to make a difference in our communities around the world, visit www.kelloggcompany.com.
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Simon Burton, CFA, (269) 961-6636, Media Contact: Kris Charles, (269) 961-3799
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Kellogg Direct™ is a direct stock purchase and dividend reinvestment plan that provides a convenient and economical method for new investors to make an initial investment in shares of Kellogg Company common stock and for existing investors to increase their holdings of our common stock.
Summary of Plan Features:
- Initial investment / Enrollment. If you are not currently a share owner, you can make an initial investment in our common stock, starting with as little as $50, or $25 if you sign up for automatic monthly investments.
- Optional cash investments. You can increase your holdings of our common stock through optional cash investments of $25 or more. You can make optional cash investments by check, one-time electronic funds withdrawal from your bank account, or by authorizing automatic monthly deductions from your bank checking or savings account. You may invest up to $100,000 per year through the plan.
- Automatic dividend reinvestment. You can also increase your holdings of our common stock through automatic reinvestment of your cash dividends. You can elect to reinvest all or a percentage of your dividends.
- Automated transactions. You can execute many of your plan transactions online or by phone if you establish automated privileges with a PIN.
- Share safekeeping. You can deposit your common stock certificates for safekeeping by the plan administrator.
- Fees. There is a one-time enrollment fee of $15 for new investors. There is no enrollment fee for current registered owners transferring shares into the plan. Kellogg Company pays all administrative fees on stock purchases, stock transfers, dividend reinvestments, and dividend payments. The share owner will pay administrative fees and commissions on stock sales only.
Please refer to the prospectus for details on the plan. If you have further questions regarding Kellogg Direct, please contact Shareowner Services toll-free at (877) 910-5385.
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