Latest dividend details from Fortune

Latest dividend details from Fortune

Fortune Brands, the parent company of Beam Global Spirits & Wine, has confirmed details of its latest dividend payment.

The US-based firm said yesterday (26 January) that it will pay a regular dividend of US$0.19 per share on its common stock. Payment will be made on 1 March to shareholders of record on 10 February.

Fortune also declared a regular dividend of $0.6675 per share on the $2.67 convertible preferred stock, payable in cash on 10 March to stockholders of record on 10 February.

Earlier this month, Beam Global appointed Byron Hoover, formerly from advertising and design agency Arnell, as its first vice president for whiskey. The unit created the role as part of a reorganisation of its global business.