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Aetna increases dividend to 20c from 17.5c

Aetna announced that its Board of Directors increased the company’s quarterly cash dividend to 20c per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable on January 25, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 10, 2013. Most recently, the company paid a 17.5c quarterly dividend on October 26, 2012.