LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2017--
Brown-Forman’s (NYSE:BFA) (NYSE:BFB) Board of Directors declared a
regular quarterly cash dividend of 18 1/4 cents per share on its Class A
and Class B Common Stock. Stockholders of record on June 5, 2017 will
receive the cash dividend on July 3, 2017.
Brown-Forman has paid regular quarterly cash dividends for 71
consecutive years and has increased the dividend for 33 consecutive
years. Brown-Forman is a member of the prestigious Standard & Poor’s 500
Dividend Aristocrats Index which is comprised of an elite list of
companies selected by Standard & Poor’s that have consistently increased
their cash dividend every year for over 25 years.
For more than 145 years, Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the
experience of life by responsibly building fine quality beverage alcohol
brands, including Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel’s & Cola,
Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire, Gentleman
Jack, Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel, Finlandia, Korbel, el Jimador,
Woodford Reserve, Old Forester, Canadian Mist, Herradura, New Mix,
Sonoma-Cutrer, Early Times, Chambord, BenRiach and GlenDronach.
Brown-Forman’s brands are supported by nearly 4,600 employees and sold
in approximately 160 countries worldwide. For more information about the
company, please visit http://www.brown-forman.com/.
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Jay Koval, 502-774-6903
Phil Lynch, 502-774-7928
Director Corporate Communications