CINCINNATI, Jan. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) declared a quarterly dividend of forty-four cents ($0.44) per share on the Common Stock and on the Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock of the Company, payable on or after February 16, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 22, 2010.
The company has been paying dividends without interruption since incorporation in 1890.
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