Cohu Announces Acceleration of Quarterly Dividend Payment
Thursday, December 06, 2012
POWAY, CALIF., December 6, 2012 -- Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ/COHU) announced today that its Board of Directors authorized a change in the payment date of the company's previously announced regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share to December 28, 2012 from January 2, 2013. The record date of the quarterly dividend remains unchanged at November 23, 2012. The company accelerated the payment of the dividend to allow its shareholders to benefit from the current dividend tax rate that is scheduled to expire on December 31, 2012.
Cohu is a supplier of test handling, burn-in, thermal subsystems and MEMS test solutions used by the global semiconductor industry as well as a supplier of microwave communications and video equipment.
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