Agilent Technologies cash dividend up

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) has announced that its board of directors has increased the company´s quarterly dividend to 16.4 cents per share of common stock, the company said.

The dividend will be paid on January 23, 2019, to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 31, 2018.

The timing and amounts of future dividends are subject to determination and approval by Agilent´s board.

Agilent Technologies is a global provider of life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemical markets. With more than 50 years of insight and innovation, Agilent instruments, software, services, solutions, and people provide trusted answers to its customers´ most challenging questions. The company generated revenues of USD 4.47 billion in fiscal 2017 and employs 14,500 people worldwide. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.