The Buckle, Inc. Reports Quarterly Dividend
September 18, 2007 at 07:00 AM EDT
KEARNEY, Neb., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE:BKE) announced that at its quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors, held on September 17, 2007, the Board authorized a $0.25 per share quarterly dividend payment to be paid to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 15, 2007, and payable on October 26, 2007. This is an increase of $0.05 per share, or 25.0 percent, from the quarterly dividend rate of $0.20 per share paid during each of the previous three quarters.
Offering a unique mix of high-quality, on-trend apparel, accessories, and footwear, Buckle caters to fashion-conscious young men and women. Known as a denim destination, each store carries a wide selection of fits, styles, and finishes from leading denim brands, including the Company's exclusive brand, BKE. Headquartered in Kearney, Nebraska, Buckle currently operates 365 retail stores in 38 states.
SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995; All forward-looking statements made by the Company involve material risks and uncertainties and are subject to change based on factors which may be beyond the Company's control. Accordingly, the Company's future performance and financial results may differ materially from those expressed or implied in any such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to, those described in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it clear that any projected results expressed or implied therein will not be realized.
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Contact: Karen B. Rhoads, Chief Financial Officer
The Buckle, Inc. 308/236-8491
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