Log in
Lost password
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Dynamic quotes 

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  Nyse  >  Principal Financial Group Inc    PFG

News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector news 

PRINCIPAL FIN : Principal Financial Group, Inc. Announces Preferred Dividend

11/01/2010 | 03:40pm US/Eastern

Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: PFG) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $1.39075 per share on its 5.563% Series A non–cumulative perpetual preferred stock and a cash dividend of $0.407375 per share on its 6.518% Series B non-cumulative perpetual preferred stock. The preferred dividends are payable on Dec. 30, 2010, to preferred stockholders of record as of Dec. 9, 2010.

Forward looking and cautionary statements
This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including, without limitation, statements as to sales targets, sales and earnings trends, and management's beliefs, expectations, goals and opinions. The company does not undertake to update these statements, which are based on a number of assumptions concerning future conditions that may ultimately prove to be inaccurate. Future events and their effects on the company may not be those anticipated, and actual results may differ materially from the results anticipated in these forward-looking statements. The risks, uncertainties and factors that could cause or contribute to such material differences are discussed in the company's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended Dec. 31, 2009, and in the company's quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2010 filed by the company with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These risks and uncertainties include, without limitation: competitive factors; volatility of financial markets; decrease in ratings; interest rate changes; inability to attract and retain sales representatives; international business risks; foreign currency exchange rate fluctuations; a pandemic, terrorist attack or other catastrophic event; default of the company's re-insurers; and investment portfolio risks.

About the Principal Financial Group
The Principal Financial Group® (The Principal ®)1 is a leader in offering businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services, including retirement and investment services, life and health insurance, and banking through its diverse family of financial services companies. A member of the Fortune 500, the Principal Financial Group has $305.7 billion in assets under management2 and serves some 18.9 million customers worldwide from offices in Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and the United States. Principal Financial Group, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol PFG. For more information, visit www.principal.com.

1 "The Principal Financial Group" and ?The Principal? are registered service marks of Principal Financial Services, Inc., a member of the Principal Financial Group.
2 As of Sept. 30, 2010.

The Principal Financial Group
Media contact:
Susan Houser, 515-248-2268
Investor Relations contact:
John Egan, 515-235-9500

© Business Wire 2010
React to this article
11/19 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K)
11/19 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : My Virtual Coach from The Principal Helps Shape Up Retirem..
11/18 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : Earns Top Marks in 2016 Corporate Equality Index
11/18 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : New Global Report Finds Advantage in Well-Designed, Funded..
11/12 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : New Time Announced for Principal Financial Group 2016 Outl..
11/06 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation ..
11/05 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : To Host 2016 Outlook Call on Dec. 3, 2015
11/02 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : Investor Workshop Webcast Details
10/29 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : Announces New Authorization of Share Repurchase Program
10/29 PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL : Announces Third Quarter Results; Company Also Announces Co..
News chart
Full-screen chart
Income Statement Evolution
More Financials