Inc. Announces Dividend
FL, June 8, 2009 — Alico,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ALCO), a land management company, announced that at its
Board of Directors meeting on June 5, 2009, the Board declared a dividend in the
amount of $0.1375 per share to be paid to shareholders of record as of July 31,
2009 with payment expected on or about August 15, 2009.
Alexander, Chairman, stated "The Board continues to carefully review the
Company’s financial conditions, the current economic environment and future
needs and expectations in determining its dividend
recommendations. We are pleased to continue to award our shareholders
with this fifteenth consecutive quarterly dividend."
Inc., a land management company operating in Central and Southwest Florida, owns
approximately 135,500 acres of land located in Collier, Glades, Hendry, Lee and
Polk counties. Alico is involved in various agricultural operations and real
estate activities. Alico's mission is to grow its asset values through its
agricultural and real estate activities to produce superior long-term returns
for its shareholders.
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