MILWAUKEE, Feb. 5, 2014 -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend of $0.275 per share for the first quarter of 2014, an increase of 31.0% compared to the fourth-quarter 2013 dividend of $0.21. The dividend is payable March 7, 2014 to the holders of record of the Company`s common stock on February 19, 2014.
In other action, the Board authorized the Company to repurchase up to 20 million shares of Harley-Davidson, Inc. common stock. The Board authorization is in addition to existing share repurchase authorizations. As of the end of 2013, 8.6 million shares remained on prior board-approved share repurchase authorizations.
Harley-Davidson, Inc. is the parent company of Harley-Davidson Motor Company and Harley-Davidson Financial Services.
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Source: Harley-Davidson, Inc via GlobeNewswire