NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation (NYSE:MIC) responded to publication of an erroneous on-line article regarding the Company’s purported announcement of a dividend record date and dividend amount.
The article incorrectly stated that MIC had declared a dividend of $0.42 per share for the fourth quarter of 2015. In fact, the Company has not commented on or declared a dividend for the fourth quarter of 2015.
MIC said the confusion may have arisen from a February 4, 2016 press release by a company with the same stock ticker, but listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, of a dividend of C$0.42 per share.
MIC will release its fourth quarter 2015 earnings after the close of market trading on February 22, 2016 and conduct an earnings conference call at 8:00am ET on February 23, 2016. Consistent with prior practice, MIC does not intend to comment on its results until that time.
The NYSE and SEC have been notified of the publication of the erroneous information.
MIC does not normally respond to inaccurate information disseminated about the Company. However, the broad dissemination and resulting level of inquiry in this instance necessitated this response.
About Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation
Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation owns, operates and invests in a diversified group of infrastructure businesses providing basic services to customers in the United States. Its businesses consist of a bulk liquid terminals business, International-Matex Tank Terminals, an airport services business, Atlantic Aviation, a gas processing and distribution business, Hawaii Gas, and several entities comprising a Contracted Power and Energy segment. MIC is managed by a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Macquarie Group. For additional information, please visit the Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation website at www.macquarie.com/mic. MIC-G
MIC is not an authorized deposit-taking institution for the purposes of the Banking Act 1959 (Commonwealth of Australia). The obligations of MIC do not represent deposits or other liabilities of Macquarie Bank Limited ABN 46 008 583 542 (MBL). MBL does not guarantee or otherwise provide assurance in respect of the obligations of MIC.