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http://finance.yahoo.com/news/costco-sets-7-share-special-10...

This has been a very good year for Costco Shareholders. This is icing on the cake.

Gary
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Does anyone know the ex div date?
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"The dividend is payable Dec. 18 to holders of record Dec. 10.

Considering the ex-dividend date is usually 2 business days before the date of record I would assume the ex-dividend date is 6th?

Gary
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According to Costco.com website under investor relations at bottom of page:

"The Company also announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a special cash dividend on Costco common stock of $7.00 per share, payable December 18, 2012, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 10, 2012. The aggregate amount of payment to be made in connection with this special dividend will be approximately $3.0 billion.

A conference call to discuss the planned special dividend is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. (PT) today, November 28, 2012, and is available by dialing 1-800-399-8203 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 1-800-399-8203 end_of_the_skype_highlighting (conference ID 75115333) or via a webcast on www.costco.com (click on Investor Relations and "Play webcast")."
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