CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR) today increased the quarterly cash dividend by 6% to $0.34 per share. The payment date is August 22, 2018, to stockholders of record as of August 1, 2018. Stephan Tanda, President and CEO, commented, “Our dividend is an element of our balanced capital allocation strategy and with our strong balance sheet and confidence in our future, we are returning value to our shareholders with this increased dividend. This year will mark our 25th consecutive year of paying a higher annual dividend than was paid in the previous year.”
As previously announced, Aptar will hold a conference call on Friday, July 27, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. Central Time to discuss the Company’s second quarter results for 2018. The call will last approximately one hour. Interested parties are invited to listen to a live webcast by visiting the Investor Relations page at www.aptar.com. Replay of the conference call can also be accessed for a limited time on the Investor Relations page of the website.
Aptar is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative dispensing and sealing solutions for the beauty, personal care, home care, prescription drug, consumer health care, injectables, food and beverage markets. Aptar is headquartered in Crystal Lake, Illinois, with manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and South America. For more information, visit www.aptar.com.