Southwest Gas Declares Third Quarter Dividend

May 09, 2012, 17:00 ET from Southwest Gas Corporation

LAS VEGAS, May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors for Southwest Gas Corporation (NYSE:  SWX) has declared the following third quarter cash dividend:

                 Common Stock                   


September 4, 2012

Of Record

August 15, 2012


$.295 per share


The dividend equates to $1.18 per share on an annualized basis.  The Company has paid quarterly dividends continuously since going public in 1956.

About Southwest Gas
Southwest Gas Corporation provides natural gas service to approximately 1.9 million customers in Arizona, Nevada, and California.  For more information about Southwest Gas, please visit

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