CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.6695 per share on the Common Stock and on the Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock of the Company, payable on or after November 15, 2016, to Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on October 21, 2016, and to Series A and Series B Preferred Stock shareholders of record at the start of business on October 21, 2016.
The dividend was announced during P&G’s annual meeting of shareholders in Cincinnati. P&G has been paying a dividend for 126 consecutive years since its incorporation in 1890 and has increased its dividend for 60 consecutive years.
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