Oct. 09--St. Louis-based utility Ameren Corp. boosted its quarterly dividend 3.7 percent.
The company announced on Friday its board of directors had raised its dividend payment to 42.5 cents a common share, or $1.70 per year. That's up from 41 cents per share, or $1.64 per year.
The dividend is payable Dec. 31, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 9, 2015.
Ameren shares were mostly flat, down 3 cents to $43.09 in late afternoon trading.
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