ATCO Ltd.
TSX : ACO.Y
TSX : ACO.X
TSX : ACO.PR.A

ATCO Ltd.

April 20, 2009 17:55 ET

ATCO Ltd. Eligible Dividends

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - April 20, 2009) - The Board of Directors of ATCO Ltd. has declared the following quarterly dividends:



TSX Stock Dividend Record Date Payment Date
Shares Symbol Per Share ($) (2009) (2009)
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Class I Non-Voting ACO.X 0.25 08-Jun 30-Jun
Class II Voting ACO.Y 0.25 08-Jun 30-Jun
5.75% Series 3 ACO.PR.A 0.359375 07-May 01-Jun


These dividends are eligible dividends for Canadian income tax purposes.

ATCO Ltd., an Alberta-based worldwide organization of companies with assets of approximately $8.7 billion and more than 7,700 employees, is comprised of three main business divisions: Power Generation; Utilities (natural gas and electricity transmission and distribution) and Global Enterprises (industrial manufacturing, technology, logistics and energy services). More information about ATCO Ltd. can be found on its website www.atco.com.

Forward-Looking Information:

Certain statements contained in this news release may constitute forward-looking information. Forward-looking information is often, but not always, identified by the use of words such as "anticipate", "plan", "estimate", "expect", "may", "will", "intend", "should", and similar expressions. Forward-looking information involves known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results or events to differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking information. The Corporation believes that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking information are reasonable, but no assurance can be given that these expectations will prove to be correct and such forward-looking information should not be unduly relied upon. Any forward-looking information contained in this news release represents the Corporation's expectations as of the date hereof, and is subject to change after such date. The Corporation disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities legislation.

Contact Information

  • ATCO Ltd.
    K.M. (Karen) Watson
    Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 292-7502
    Website: Website: www.atco.com