Dividend to Know Now: MTS Systems Corp, Elmira Savings Bank, Golar LNG, WesBanco, C&F Financial Corp

MTS Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:MTSC): MTS Systems increases dividend 20% to 30c. MTS Systems announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 30c per share, an increase of 20%. The dividend is payable on October 1 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 10, 2012. This is the Company’s 123 consecutive quarterly dividend.

Elmira Savings Bank (NASDAQ:ESBK): Elmira Savings Bank raises cash dividend to 23c from 22c per share. The cash dividend will be paid on September 28 to shareholders of record September 14.

Golar LNG Ltd. (NASDAQ:GLNG): Golar LNG raises quarterly dividend 14% to 40c per share. The record date for the dividend will be September 13, ex-dividend date is September 11 and the dividend will be paid on or about September 27, 2012.

WesBanco Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC): WesBanco increases dividend to 18c from 17c. WesBanco announced an increase in the quarterly cash dividend rate to be paid to its shareholders to 18c per common share from the previous quarterly dividend rate of 17c per common share, or a 5.9% increase. The increased dividend will be payable on October 1 to shareholders of record on September 7.

C&F Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CFFI): C&F Financial increases dividend to 27c from 26c. The board of directors of C&F Financial has declared a regular cash dividend of 27c per common share, which is payable October 1 to shareholders of record on September 15. This dividend amount represents a 3.85% increase over the prior quarter’s dividend amount of 26c per common share.

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