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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Sets Annual Meeting Date
RICHMOND, Va. , May 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 , its Board of Directors set the date of the Annual Meeting of Shareholders as Thursday, August 2 , 2018.  It will be held at 2:00 p.m.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Enhanced Capital Allocation Strategy and 36% Dividend Increase
RICHMOND, Va. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that its Board of Directors approved on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 , an enhanced capital allocation strategy that demonstrates the Company's focus on sustainable shareholder value creation.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports Annual Results
RICHMOND, Va. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III , Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), reported that net income for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2018 , was $105.7 million , or $4.14 per diluted share, compared with $106.3
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call
RICHMOND, Va. , May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on May 23, 2018 , following the release of its results for fiscal year 2018 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation's David C. Moore to Retire as CFO; Johan C. Kroner Named Successor
RICHMOND, Va. , Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- David C. Moore , Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Universal Corporation ( NYSE : UVV) ("Universal" or the "Company"), has announced his plans to retire effective August 31, 2018 . The Board of Directors has named Johan C.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports Nine-Month Results
RICHMOND, Va. , Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman , III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), reported that net income for the nine months ended December 31, 2017 , was $75.1 million , or $2.94 per diluted share, compared with $73.4
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
RICHMOND, Va. , Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman , III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of fifty-five cents ( $0.55 ) per share on the common
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call
RICHMOND, Va. , Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation ( NYSE : UVV) will webcast its conference call on February 6, 2018 , following the release of its results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2018 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports Improved Six-Month Results
RICHMOND, Va. , Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman , III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation ( NYSE : UVV), reported that net income for the six months ended September 30, 2017 , was $29.7 million , or $1.16 per diluted share, compared with $19.8
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces 47th Annual Dividend Increase and Share Repurchase Program
RICHMOND, Va. , Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman , III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation ( NYSE : UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of fifty-five cents ( $0.55 ) per share on the common
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