MCLEAN, Va., July 23, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc.'s (NYSE: GCI) Board of Directors today declared a dividend of 20 cents per share, payable on October 1, 2012 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 7, 2012.
"This reconfirms our commitment to return approximately $1.3 billion to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases by 2015, while making sound investments for our future," said Gracia Martore, president and CEO at Gannett. "We continue to make meaningful progress on all fronts of our strategic initiatives, which strongly position us to win in the digital age.
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an international media and marketing solutions company that informs and engages more than 100 million people every month through its powerful network of broadcast, digital, mobile and publishing properties. Our portfolio of trusted brands offers marketers unmatched local-to-national reach and customizable, innovative marketing solutions across any platform. Gannett is committed to connecting people – and the companies who want to reach them – with their interests and communities. For more information, visit www.gannett.com