ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of 3M (NYSE: MMM) today declared a dividend on
the company’s common stock of 85.5 cents per share for the third quarter
of 2014, payable Sept. 12, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close
of business on Aug. 22, 2014. 3M has paid dividends to its shareholders
without interruption for 98 years.
As of June 30, 2014, 3M had 647,969,147 common shares outstanding and
89,560 shareholders of record.
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