Norfolk Southern Increases Dividend

NORFOLK, Va. — Norfolk Southern Corp. said its Board of Directors today voted to increase the regular quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock by 6 percent, or 2 cents per share, from 34 to 36 cents per share.

The increased dividend is payable on Sept. 10, to stockholders of record on Aug. 6.

Since its inception in 1982, Norfolk Southern has paid dividends on its common stock for 112 consecutive quarters.