Scripps increases quarterly dividend to 15 cents

Tue, February 13, 2001 by Tim Stautberg

CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Board of Directors of The E.W. Scripps Company today increased its quarterly dividend to 15 cents ($0.15) per share, a 7 percent increase. The dividend of 15 cents declared by the board today is payable March 9 to shareholders of record at the close of business Feb. 28. The quarterly dividend had been 14 cents per share since August 1998.