Cohen & Steers, Inc. Announces Quarterly and Special Dividends

Aug 04, 2011, 16:30 ET from Cohen & Steers, Inc.

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE: CNS) announced that its Board of Directors declared the company's regular quarterly cash dividend for the third quarter of 2011 in the amount of $0.15 per share of common stock.  This dividend will be payable on September 28, 2011 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 7, 2011.

Additionally, the company's Board of Directors declared a special cash dividend in the amount of $1.00 per share of common stock.  This special dividend will also be payable on September 28, 2011 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 7, 2011.

About Cohen & Steers, Inc.

Cohen & Steers is a manager of portfolios specializing in U.S. and international real estate securities, large cap value stocks, listed infrastructure and utilities, and preferred securities. The company also manages alternative investment strategies such as hedged real estate securities portfolios and private real estate multimanager strategies for qualified investors. Headquartered in New York City, with offices in London, Brussels, Hong Kong and Seattle, Cohen & Steers serves individual and institutional investors through a broad range of investment vehicles.

Forward-Looking Statements.  This press release and other statements that Cohen & Steers may make may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, which reflect the company's current views with respect to, among other things, its operations and financial performance. You can identify these forward-looking statements by the use of words such as "will," "outlook," "believes," "expects," "potential," "continues," "may," "should," "seeks," "approximately," "predicts," "intends," "plans," "estimates," "anticipates" or the negative versions of these words or other comparable words. Such forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties.

Accordingly, there are or will be important factors that could cause actual outcomes or results to differ materially from those indicated in these statements. The company believes that these factors include, but are not limited to, those described in the "Risk Factors" section of the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2010, which is accessible on the Securities and Exchange Commission's Web site at and on the company's Web site at These factors should not be construed as exhaustive and should be read in conjunction with the other cautionary statements that are included in this release. The company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or review any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.

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