Dividend Changes: Exxon Mobil, Union First Market Bankshares, Chevron, Artesian Resources

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM) raises dividend to 57c. This compares to the Q1 dividend of 47c per share. The dividend is payable on June 11 to shareholders of record on May 14.

Union First Market Bankshares Corporation (NASDAQ:UBSH) has declared a quarterly dividend of 8c per share. The dividend amount is a one cent increase from the prior quarter dividend.

Chevron Corp. (NYSE:CVX): The Board of Directors of Chevron declared a quarterly dividend of ninety cents (90c) per share, payable June 11, to holders of common stock as shown on the transfer records of the Corporation at the close of business on May 18. The amount represents an 11.1% increase in the company’s quarterly dividend.

Artesian Resources Corp. (NASDAQ:ARTNA) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 2.5% increase in the Class A and Class B Common shareholders’ dividend, raising the annual dividend to79.12c per share. The quarterly dividend of 19.78c is payable on May 22, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 9, 2012.

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