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Dividend Report for Thursday Aug 27, 2009

|Includes:AIZ, CAL, Guess? Inc. (GES), HRZL, MTW, PTP, WYN

Guess?, Inc. (NYSE: GES) reported Diluted earnings per share increased 14.3%, reaching $0.64, compared to $0.56 for the prior-year quarter. analysts average 0.44. GES beats by $0.20

Total net revenue for the second quarter of fiscal 2010 increased 1.4% to $522.4 million from $515.2 million in the prior-year quarter.
Guess?, Inc. designs, markets, distributes, and licenses lifestyle collections of apparel and accessories for men, women, and children. 
Brown Shoe Company, Inc. (NYSE: BWS) reported Net loss were -$0.10 per diluted share compared to net earnings in the second quarter of 2008 of $0.05 per diluted share, analysts average -0.07. BWS misses by $0.03
Net sales were $511.6 million, a decrease of 10.1 percent compared to $569.2 million in the year-ago quarter
Brown Shoe is a $2.2 billion footwear company with global operations. 
The Board of Directors of The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE: MTW), declared a quarterly cash dividend of 2 cents per share payable on September 11, 2009, to shareholders of record on September 1, 2009.
The Manitowoc Company, Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of cranes and related products, and foodservice equipment. 
Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: PTP) announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.08 per common share. The dividend is payable on September 30, 2009 to shareholders of record on September 1, 2009.
Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides property and marine, casualty, and finite risk reinsurance products worldwide. 
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), announces that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $.15 per share of common stock. The dividend will be payable on Sept. 15, 2009 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 31, 2009.
Assurant, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides specialized insurance products and related services in North America and internationally.
Horizon Lines, Inc. (NYSE: HRZ), announced that its Board of Directors has voted to declare a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share, payable on September 15, 2009, to stockholders of record on September 1, 2009. 
Horizon Lines, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides container shipping and integrated logistics services. 
Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN) announced its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.04 per share on its common stock, payable September 11, 2009 to shareholders of record as of August 27 , 2009.
Wyndham Worldwide Corporation provides various hospitality products and services to individual consumers and business customers.