StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. (ticker: SFG, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. Declares Annual Cash Dividend
PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of
StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. ("StanCorp") (NYSE: SFG) today declared an
annual cash dividend of $0.72 per share, payable December 7, 2007, to
shareholders of record on November 16, 2007.
"We continue to generate sustained growth and strong performance," said
Eric E. Parsons, chairman, president and chief executive officer. "We are
pleased to provide additional returns to shareholders with this increase in
our annual dividend."
About StanCorp Financial Group, Inc.
StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries marketed as The
Standard -- Standard Insurance Company, The Standard Life Insurance Company of
New York, Standard Retirement Services, StanCorp Investment Advisers, StanCorp
Real Estate, StanCorp Equities, StanCorp Trust Company and StanCorp Mortgage
Investors -- is a leading provider of financial products and services.
StanCorp's subsidiaries serve approximately 8.6 million customers nationwide
as of September 30, 2007, with group and individual disability insurance,
group life, AD&D and dental insurance, retirement plans products and services,
individual annuities and investment advice. For more information about
StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., visit its Web site at
Information in this news release includes certain statements related to
projected growth and future events. These statements are "forward-looking"
statements as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform
Act of 1995. Because such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties,
actual results in future periods may differ materially from those expressed or
implied by such forward-looking statements. See StanCorp's 2006 annual report
on Form 10-K and most recent Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange
Commission for a description of the types of uncertainties and risks that may
affect actual results.
SOURCE StanCorp Financial Group, Inc.
CONTACT: Investor Relations and Financial Media, Jeff Hallin,
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Web site: http://www.stancorpfinancial.com