Werner Enterprises (WERN) Declares $0.09 Quarterly Dividend; Approves 5M Share Buyback

May 15, 2019 8:44 AM EDT

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Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share, or $0.36 annualized.

The dividend will be payable on July 16, 2019, to stockholders of record on July 1, 2019, with an ex-dividend date of June 28, 2019.

The annual yield on the dividend is 1.1 percent.

Stock Repurchase Program

The Board approved a new stock repurchase program under which Werner is authorized to repurchase up to 5 million shares of its common stock. Upon approval of the new program, the Board withdrew the previous stock repurchase authorization, which had approximately 2.0 million shares remaining available for repurchase. Werner may repurchase stock from time to time depending on market, economic and other factors. The new authorization will continue in the future, unless withdrawn by the Board of Directors.

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