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Bank of the Ozarks raises dividend to 17 cents

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Bank of the Ozarks Inc. said Monday it raised its quarterly dividend to 17 cents from 15 cents.

The company's next dividend is payable April 19 to shareholders of record as of April 12.

Bank of the Ozarks Inc. is the holding company for Bank of the Ozarks, a community bank that provides retail and commercial services.