Simmons declares dividend


Simmons First National Corporation’s Board of Directors declared a regular $0.22 per share quarterly cash dividend payable Oct. 1 to shareholders of record Sept. 15. This dividend represents a $0.01 per share, or 4.8 percent increase over the dividend paid for the same period last year.

The corporation is an Arkansas based financial holding company with pro forma assets totaling $8.0 billion and conducts financial operations throughout Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Tennessee. The company’s common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol “SFNC”.