The Board of Directors of Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.54 per share of common stock, to be paid on June 21, 2019, to shareholders of record on May 20, 2019. This is Ryders 171st consecutive quarterly cash dividend “ marking more than 42 years of uninterrupted dividend payments.
Ryder is a Fortune 500 commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions company. The companys stock (NYSE: R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the S&P MidCap 400 index. Ryder, which provides commercial truck rental, truck leasing, used trucks for sale, and last mile delivery services, has been named among The Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune, as well as one of Americas Best Employers and Americas Best Employers for Women by Forbes. The company is regularly recognized for its industry-leading practices in third-party logistics, environmentally-friendly fleet and supply chain solutions, world-class safety and security programs, and hiring of military veterans. For more information, visit www.ryder.com or our newsroom, and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
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