Nucor Announces 172nd Consecutive Cash Dividend

Feb 23, 2016, 15:23 ET from Nucor Corporation

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) declared the regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.375 per share on Nucor's common stock.  This cash dividend is payable on May 11, 2016 to stockholders of record on March 31, 2016, and is Nucor's 172nd consecutive quarterly cash dividend.

Nucor and its affiliates are manufacturers of steel products, with operating facilities primarily in the U.S. and Canada.  Products produced include: carbon and alloy steel -- in bars, beams, sheet and plate; steel piling; steel joists and joist girders; steel deck; fabricated concrete reinforcing steel; cold finished steel; steel fasteners; metal building systems; steel grating; and wire and wire mesh.  Nucor, through The David J. Joseph Company, also brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron and HBI/DRI; supplies ferro-alloys; and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap. Nucor is North America's largest recycler.

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