DALLAS, Dec. 10 /CNW/ -- The board of directors of Lennox International
Inc. (NYSE: LII) voted to increase the quarterly cash dividend 8 percent, from
$0.13 per share of common stock to $0.14 per share of common stock. The
dividend is payable on January 18, 2008 to stockholders of record as of
December 28, 2007.
"In recognition of our strong financial position in a challenging market
environment and our confidence in the future of the company, the LII board of
directors has voted to increase our dividend and improve the return to our
shareholders," said Rich Thompson, LII chairman.
Lennox International Inc. is a global leader in the heating, ventilation,
air conditioning, and refrigeration markets. Lennox International stock is
traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "LII". Additional
information is available at: http://www.lennoxinternational.com or by
contacting Karen Fugate, vice president, investor relations, at 972-497-6670.
This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are
subject to numerous risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to
differ materially from such statements. For information concerning these risks
and uncertainties, see LII's publicly available filings with the Securities
and Exchange Commission. LII disclaims any intention or obligation to update
or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.
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For further information: Karen Fugate, vice president, investor
relations of Lennox International Inc., +1-972-497-6670 Web Site: