Anne H. Lloyd, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and
Treasurer of Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM), today announced
that the Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash
dividend of $0.345 (thirty-four and one-half cents) per share on the
Corporation’s common stock. This dividend,
which represents a cash dividend of $1.38 per share on an annualized
basis, is payable June 30, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close
of business on June 3, 2008.
Martin Marietta Materials is a leading producer of construction
aggregates and a producer of magnesia-based chemicals and dolomitic
lime. For more information about Martin Marietta Materials, refer to the
Corporation's Web site at www.martinmarietta.com.
Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. Anne Lloyd, 919-783-4658 Senior
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer www.martinmarietta.com