Sysco Raises Quarterly Dividend By 6% To 33 Cents a Share

By Ciara LinnaneMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

Sysco Corp. said Wednesday it is raising its quarterly divided by 6% to 33 cents a share. The food services company said the new dividend is payable Jan. 27 to shareholders of record as of Jan. 6. Shares were not yet active in premarket trade, but have gained 30% in the year so far, while the S&P 500 has gained 6.7%.

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