ITW Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend

May 04, 2012, 15:07 ET from Illinois Tool Works Inc.

GLENVIEW, Ill., May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 cents per share or $1.44 cents per share on an annual basis.  This dividend will be paid on July 10, 2012 to stockholders of record Friday, June 29, 2012.

Celebrating its 100-year anniversary in 2012, ITW (NYSE: ITW) is a Fortune 200 global diversified industrial manufacturer of value-added consumables and specialty equipment with related service businesses. The company focuses on profitable growth and strong returns across worldwide platforms and businesses. These businesses serve local customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets. ITW's revenues totaled $17.8 billion in 2011, with more than half of these revenues generated outside of the United States.

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