Leggett & Platt (LEG) Declares $.40 Quarterly Dividend, 3% Yield; Appoints Mary Campbell to Board

November 5, 2019 10:26 AM EST

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Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) declared a quarterly dividend of $.40 per share, or $1.6 annualized.

The dividend will be payable on January 15, 2020, to stockholders of record on December 13, 2019, with an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2019.

The annual yield on the dividend is 3 percent.

New Board Member

In addition, Leggett & Platt announced the election of Mary Campbell to its Board of Directors effective immediately. Ms. Campbell, 52, serves as Chief Merchandising Officer of Qurate Retail Group and Chief Commerce Officer of QVC U.S. Qurate Retail Group is comprised of eight leading retail brands including QVC, HSN and Zulily and is the leader in video commerce, a top-10 ecommerce retailer, and a leader in mobile and social commerce. In her 20 years at QVC/Qurate Retail Group, Ms. Campbell has held various executive positions including Chief Merchandising and Interactive Officer, Chief Interactive Experience Officer, and Senior Vice President, Commerce Platforms.

Ms. Campbell currently serves as a director of the Accessories Council, a not-for-profit, international trade organization. Ms. Campbell holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Central Connecticut State University.

"Mary brings extensive knowledge in consumer insight, consumer-driven product innovation, and direct to consumer fulfillment and distribution across multi-billion dollar businesses," said Ted Enloe, Board Chair. "We are very pleased to have her join our Board."

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