Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Raises Annual Dividend 8.8% to $0.37; $1.5B Buyback

February 12, 2019 4:20 PM EST

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Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) declared an annual dividend of $0.37 per share, or $0.37 annualized. This is an 8.8% increase from the prior dividend of $0.34. The dividend will be payable on May 9, 2019, to stockholders of record on March 28, 2019, with an ex-dividend date of March 27, 2019. The annual yield on the dividend is 0.9 percent.

Additionally, the Board of Directors authorized a new two-year stock repurchase program under which the company is authorized to repurchase up to $1.5 billion of its outstanding common stock during the period.

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