Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved management's recommendation to increase the company's regular quarterly cash dividend by 10 percent, from $0.05 per share to $0.055 per share on its Common Stock. The increased quarterly dividend will be payable in cash on September 15, 2006 to stockholders of record at the close of business on August 31, 2006.
Dick Parsons, Chairman and CEO of Time Warner, said: "We're pleased that Time Warner's financial strength has enabled us to increase our dividend, reflecting our confidence in our future prospects and our ongoing commitment to return value directly to shareholders."
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Time Warner Inc. is a leading media and entertainment company, whose businesses include interactive services, cable systems, filmed entertainment, television networks and publishing.
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