ST. LOUIS, July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of The Laclede Group, Inc. (NYSE: LG) today declared a quarterly common stock dividend of $0.46 per share, payable October 2, 2015, to shareholders of record on September 11, 2015.
The Laclede Group has continuously paid a cash dividend since 1946, with 2015 marking the Company's 12th consecutive year of increasing its dividend on an annualized basis.
ABOUT THE LACLEDE GROUP The Laclede Group, Inc. (NYSE: LG), headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is a public utility holding company whose primary business is the safe and reliable delivery of natural gas service to more than 1.56 million residential, commercial and industrial customers across Missouri and Alabama. Its Gas Utility segment consists of three natural gas utilities: Laclede Gas Company (serving St. Louis and eastern Missouri), Missouri Gas Energy (serving Kansas City and western Missouri) and Alabama Gas Corporation (serving 186 cities and Alabama communities including Birmingham and Montgomery). Laclede's non-utility businesses include Laclede Energy Resources, Inc., providing non-regulated natural gas services, and Spire which provides compressed natural gas fueling solutions for transportation fleets. Laclede is committed to transforming its business and pursuing growth by 1) growing its Gas Utility business through prudent pipeline replacement investment and organic growth initiatives; 2) acquiring and integrating gas utilities; 3) optimizing its gas supply assets, and 4) investing in innovation and emerging markets. For more information about Laclede and its subsidiaries, visit www.TheLacledeGroup.com.
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