Timken Declares Quarterly Dividend

- Timken directors declare quarterly cash payout of 20 cents per share

Aug 02, 2011, 11:11 ET from The Timken Company

CANTON, Ohio, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) board of directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 20 cents per share. The dividend is payable on September 2, 2011, to shareholders of record as of August 19, 2011. It will be the 357th consecutive dividend paid on the common stock of the company.

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About The Timken Company

The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) keeps the world turning with innovative friction management and power transmission products and services that are critical to help hard-working machinery to perform efficiently and reliably. With sales of $4.1 billion in 2010, and operations in 29 countries with approximately 20,000 people, Timken is Where You Turn® for better performance.

Contacts - Media: Lorrie Paul Crum, Ofc: 330.471.3514; Mob: 330.224.5021. lorrie.crum@timken.com; Investors: Steve Tschiegg, Ofc: 330.471.7446. steve.tschiegg@timken.com, The Timken Company.

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