CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Nucor Corporation (NUE) declared the regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on Nucor's common stock. This cash dividend is payable on May 10, 2019 to stockholders of record on March 29, 2019, and is Nucor's 184th consecutive quarterly cash dividend.
Nucor and its affiliates are manufacturers of steel and steel products, with operating facilities primarily in the U.S. and Canada. Products produced include: carbon and alloy steel -- in bars, beams, sheet and plate; hollow structural section tubing; electrical conduit; steel piling; steel joists and joist girders; steel deck; fabricated concrete reinforcing steel; cold finished steel; steel fasteners; metal building systems; steel grating; and wire and wire mesh. Nucor, through The David J. Joseph Company, also brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron and hot briquetted iron / direct reduced iron; supplies ferro-alloys; and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap. Nucor is North America's largest recycler.