There’s Gold in them there hills!
DENVER, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — ROYAL GOLD, INC. (Nasdaq:RGLD; TSX: RGL) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the Company’s annual dividend from $0.22 to $0.26, payable on a quarterly basis of $0.065 per share of common stock. The newly declared dividend is 18% higher than the dividend paid in calendar year 2006. Royal Gold has steadily increased its annual dividend since it first issued a $0.05 annual
payment for calendar year 2000.
Â Â Â The Board also declared the dividend of $0.065 per share will be payable on January 19, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 5, 2007.