J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. Increases and Accelerates Quarterly Dividend

Fri Dec 7, 2012 11:00am EST

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. Increases and Accelerates Quarterly Dividend

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) announced today that its Board of Directors approved an increase and a pull forward of its regular quarterly dividend typically paid in February of each calendar year. The Board declared stockholders of record on December 17, 2012 will be entitled to $0.15 (fifteen cents) per common share. The dividend will be paid on December 28, 2012. The Board does not expect to declare or pay a quarterly dividend in the first quarter of 2013 and will resume its normal policy of quarterly dividend analysis at its regularly scheduled Board of Directors meeting on April 25, 2013.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.
David G. Mee, 479-820-8363
Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer

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