WD-40 Co. (WDFC) Declares $0.61 Quarterly Dividend, 1.4% Yield; Appoints Anne G. Saunders to Board

March 19, 2019 11:40 AM EDT

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WD-40 Co. (NASDAQ: WDFC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.61 per share, or $2.44 annualized.

The dividend will be payable on April 30, 2019, to stockholders of record on April 19, 2019, with an ex-dividend date of April 17, 2019.

The annual yield on the dividend is 1.4 percent.

New Board Member

Today WD-40 Company (WDFC) announced that Anne G. Saunders has been appointed to its board of directors. This change was effective March 18, 2019.

"Anne's deep functional expertise spanning all channels of marketing strategy and brand management as well as her extensive public company board experience make her a valuable addition to our Board," said Garry O. Ridge, president and chief executive officer of WD-40 Company.

Ms. Saunders most recently served as president, US of nakedwines.com. Prior to that Ms. Saunders held key executive positions at companies including FTD Companies, Inc., Redbox Automated Retail, LLC., Starbucks, Bank of America, Knowledge Universe (now known as KinderCare Education), eSociety and AT&T. Ms. Saunders current serves as a director of Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Inc. and Nautilus, Inc. She received her Bachelor of Art's degree from Northwestern University and her Master's in Business Administration from Fordham Business School.

Ms. Saunders has been appointed to serve as a member of the Audit Committee and the Corporate Governance Committee. With this addition, WD-40 Company's board will have 10 directors.

For a dividend history and other dividend-related data on WD-40 Co. (WDFC) click here.

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