Carlisle Companies Announces 36th Consecutive Year of Dividend Increases
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE:CSL) has declared an 11.1% increase in the Companys regular quarterly dividend, to $0.20 per share from $0.18 per share. The dividend is payable on September 1, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 17, 2012. This marks the 36th consecutive year of dividend increases for Carlisle shareholders.
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer David A. Roberts commented, We are very proud to be able to continue Carlisles long history of rewarding Carlisles shareholders by increasing our dividend.
About Carlisle Companies (CSL)
Carlisle Companies Inc. is a global diversified company that designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of products that serve a broad range of niche markets including commercial roofing, energy, agriculture, lawn and garden, mining and construction equipment, aerospace and electronics, dining and food delivery, and healthcare. Through our group of decentralized operating companies led by entrepreneurial management teams we bring innovative product solutions to solve the challenges our customers face. Our employees worldwide, who generated $3.2 billion in net sales in 2011, are focused on continuously improving the value of the Carlisle brand by developing the best products, ensuring the highest quality and providing unequaled customer service in the many industries we serve. Learn more about Carlisle at www.carlisle.com.
Carlisle Companies Incorporated
Steven J. Ford
Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Source: Carlisle Companies IncorporatedCopyright Business Wire 2012