The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

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August 10, 2012

Leggett and Platt boosts dividend

CARTHAGE, Mo. — The board of directors of Leggett & Platt recently announced that they are raising the company’s quarterly dividend by 1 cent per share, or 3.6 percent, to 29 cents per share for the third quarter.  

The dividend will be paid on Oct. 15 to shareholders of record on Sept. 14.

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