AGL Resources raises annual dividend 4.3% to $1.96 per share

February 4, 2014

The Board of Directors of AGL Resources has approved an increase of 8c per share or 4.3% in the annual dividend rate on the company's common stock, to an indicated annual dividend of $1.96 per share. The increased dividend reflects the underlying strength of AGL Resources' regulated operations. The new quarterly dividend rate of 49c per share is effective for the dividend payable March 1 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 14.