Company Pays Dividend for 151st Consecutive
The Board of Directors of Ryder
System, Inc. (NYSE:R), a leader in transportation and supply chain
management solutions, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend
of $0.34 per share of common stock, to be paid on June 20, 2014, to
shareholders of record on May 19, 2014. This is Ryder’s 151st
consecutive quarterly cash dividend – marking more than 37 years of
uninterrupted dividend payments.
Ryder is a FORTUNE 500® commercial transportation, logistics and supply
chain management solutions company. Ryder’s stock (NYSE:R) is a
component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard &
Poor’s 500 Index. Inbound Logistics magazine has recognized Ryder
as a top third party logistics provider and green supply chain partner.
Ryder has also been ranked three years in a row as one of the top 250
U.S. companies in the Newsweek Green Rankings. In addition, Security
Magazine has named Ryder one of the top companies for security practices
in the transportation, logistics, supply chain, and warehousing sector.
Ryder is a proud member of the American Red Cross Disaster Responder
Program, supporting national and local disaster preparedness and
response efforts. For more information, visit www.ryder.com
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Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements:Certain statements
and information included in this news release are "forward-looking
statements" within the meaning of the Federal Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995.These forward-looking statements
are based on our current plans and expectations and are subject to
risks, uncertainties and assumptions.Accordingly, these
forward-looking statements should be evaluated with consideration given
to the many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and
events to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements
including those risks set forth in our periodic filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission.New risks emerge from time to
time.It is not possible for management to predict all such risk
factors or to assess the impact of such risks on our business.Accordingly,
we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information,
future events, or otherwise.
Ryder System, Inc.
David Bruce, 305-500-4999
Bob Brunn, 305-500-4053
Source: Ryder System, Inc.