Phillips 66 Announces a 25 Percent Increase in Quarterly Dividend
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The board of directors of Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) has declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share on Phillips 66 common stock, representing a 25 percent increase from the prior quarter. The dividend is payable on Dec. 3, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Oct. 15, 2012.
"This 25 percent increase reinforces our objective to provide competitive and growing dividends," said Phillips 66 Chairman and CEO Greg C. Garland. "Allocating capital to dividends and repurchases while continuing to invest in the growth of our business is fundamental to our philosophy of delivering shareholder value."
About Phillips 66
Headquartered in Houston, Phillips 66 is an advantaged downstream energy company with segment-leading Refining and Marketing (R&M), Midstream and Chemicals businesses. The company has approximately 14,000 employees worldwide. Phillips 66's R&M operations include 15 refineries with a net crude oil capacity of 2.2 million barrels per day, 10,000 branded marketing outlets, and 15,000 miles of pipeline systems. In Midstream, the company primarily conducts operations through its 50 percent interest in DCP Midstream, LLC, one of the largest natural gas gatherers and processors in the United States, with 7.2 billion cubic feet per day of gross natural gas processing capacity. Phillips 66's Chemicals business is conducted through its 50 percent interest in Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, one of the world's top producers of olefins and polyolefins with more than 30 billion pounds of net annual chemicals processing capacity across its product lines. For more information, visit www.phillips66.comor follow us on Twitter@Phillips66Co.
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