Washington Federal Increases Cash Dividend and Authorizes an Additional 10 Million Shares for Repurchase
September 23, 2013
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – The Board of Directors of Washington Federal, Inc. (NASDAQ-WAFD), today announced a quarterly cash dividend of 10 cents per share, an increase of $.01 or 11 percent. The cash dividend increase is the second increase this fiscal year. The dividend will be payable on October 18, 2013 to common stockholders of record on October 4, 2013. This will be Washington Federal’s 123rd consecutive quarterly cash dividend.