DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Texas Pacific Land Trust (NYSE:TPL) announced today that its Board of Trustees has declared a cash dividend of $1.05 per sub-share, three times the amount of the prior year, payable March 16, 2018 to sub-shareholders of record at the close of business on March 9, 2018. This is the fifteenth consecutive year that the declared dividend has increased. Additionally, the Trustees declared a special dividend of $3.00 per sub-share payable March 16, 2018 to sub-shareholders of record at the close of business on March 9, 2018.
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