Alexandria, Virginia, May 7, 2014 - VSE Corporation (Nasdaq: VSEC) reported today that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, an increase of 11%, for an annual payout rate $0.40 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 6, 2014, to stockholders of record as of July 23, 2014.
“Today’s declaration marks the eleventh consecutive year VSE has provided shareholders with a dividend increase,” VSE CEO, Maurice “Mo” Gauthier said. “This increase reflects our commitment to shareholder value and confidence in the future the company.”
VSE has paid cash dividends every year since 1973 and has increased its dividend each year since 2004. The payment and amount of future dividends is subject to authorization by the Board of Directors, and will depend on current conditions, including the Company's earnings, financial condition, working capital requirements, and other factors.
Established in 1959, VSE is a diversified federal services company with experience in solving issues of global significance with integrity, agility, and value. VSE is dedicated to making our clients successful by delivering talented people and innovative solutions for supply chain management, logistics, engineering, energy, IT services, and consulting. For additional information regarding VSE services and products, please see the Company's web site at www.vsecorp.com or contact Christine Kaineg, VSE Investor Relations, at (703) 329-3263.
VSE encourages investors and others to review its public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for further information and analysis of VSE’s financial condition and results of operations. The public filings include additional discussion about the status of specific customer programs and contract awards, risks, revenue sources and funding, dependence on material customers, and management’s discussion of short and long term business challenges and opportunities.
This news release contains statements that to the extent they are not recitations of historical fact, constitute “forward looking statements” under federal securities laws. All such statements are intended to be subject to the safe harbor protection provided by applicable securities laws. For discussions identifying some important factors that could cause actual VSE results to differ materially from those anticipated in the forward looking statements in this news release, see VSE’s public filings with the SEC, including VSE’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013 and subsequent reports filed with the SEC.