Gannett Board Approves 25-Cent Dividend
McLEAN, VA – A quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share was declared today by the board of directors of Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI). The dividend is payable on Jan. 2, 2004 to shareholders of record on Dec. 12, 2003.
The directors met in regular session today.
Gannett Co., Inc. is a leading international news and information company that publishes 100 daily newspapers in the USA, including USA TODAY, the nation’s largest-selling daily newspaper. The company also owns almost 500 non-daily publications in the USA and USA WEEKEND, a weekly newspaper magazine. Gannett subsidiary Newsquest is the United Kingdom’s second largest regional newspaper company. Newsquest publishes more than 300 titles, including 17 daily newspapers, and a network of prize-winning Web sites. Gannett also operates 22 television stations in the United States and is an Internet leader with sites sponsored by its TV stations and newspapers including USATODAY.com, one of the most popular news sites on the Web.
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