DES MOINES, Iowa, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; www.meredith.com), the leading media and marketing company serving American women, plans to attend and present at the following investor conferences:
On May 9, Meredith Chairman and CEO Steve Lacy and Chief Financial Officer Joe Ceryanec plan to present at the Jefferies 2013 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in New York City. Their remarks are expected to begin at approximately 10:30 am ET.
On May 30, Meredith Chief Financial Officer Joe Ceryanec plans to attend the Benchmark Co. One-on-One Investor Conference in Milwaukee.
On June 13, Meredith Chief Financial Officer Joe Ceryanec plans to present at the Piper Jaffray 33rd Annual Consumer Conference in New York City. His remarks are expected to begin at approximately 8:30 am ET.
Copies of each presentation and access to each webcast (if available) will be available on the Investor Relations portion of www.meredith.com.
Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; www.meredith.com) is the leading media and marketing company serving American women. Meredith features multiple well-known national brands – including Better Homes and Gardens, Parents, Family Circle, Allrecipes.com, Ladies' Home Journal, Fitness, More, American Baby, EveryDay with Rachael Ray and FamilyFun – along with local television brands in fast-growing markets. Meredith is the industry leader in creating content in key consumer interest areas such as home, family, food, health and wellness and self-development. Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms – including print, television, digital, mobile, tablets, and video – to give consumers content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.
Additionally, Meredith uses its many assets to create powerful custom marketing solutions for many of the nation's top brands and companies. Meredith Xcelerated Marketing has significantly added to its capabilities in recent years through the acquisition of cutting-edge companies in digital, mobile, social, healthcare, database, and international marketing.
A hallmark of Meredith's business model and financial profile is its ability to consistently generate substantial free cash flow by leveraging the strength of its multi-platform portfolio. Meredith is committed to increasing Total Shareholder Return through dividend payments, share repurchases and strategic business investments. Meredith has paid a dividend for 66 straight years and increased its dividend for 20 consecutive years. Meredith currently pays an annual dividend of $1.63 per share, resulting in a dividend yield of approximately 4 percent.