SOURCE: Woodward Governor Company

Woodward Governor Company

September 27, 2010 13:00 ET

Woodward Announces Declaration of Dividend

FORT COLLINS, CO--(Marketwire - September 27, 2010) -  Woodward Governor Company (NASDAQ: WGOV) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share, payable on December 1, 2010 to shareholders of record as of November 17, 2010.

About Woodward

Woodward is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of energy control and optimization solutions used in global infrastructure equipment. We serve the aerospace and defense, power generation and distribution, and transportation markets. Our systems and components optimize the performance of commercial aircraft; military aircraft, ground vehicles and other equipment; gas and steam turbines; wind turbines; reciprocating engines; and electrical power systems. The company's innovative fluid and electrical energy and combustion and motion control systems help customers offer cleaner, more reliable and more cost-effective equipment. Our customers include leading original equipment manufacturers and end users of their products. Woodward is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colo., USA. Visit our website at www.woodward.com.

The statements in this release concerning the company's future sales, earnings, business performance, prospects, and the economy in general reflect current expectations and are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from projections or any other forward-looking statement and we have no obligation to update our forward-looking statements. Factors that could affect performance and could cause actual results to differ materially from projections and forward-looking statements are described in Woodward's Annual Report and Form 10-K for the year ended September 30, 2009 and any subsequently filed Form 10-Q.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Mike Schablaske
    Corporate Director, Investor Relations,
    Tax and Assistant Treasurer
    815-639-6697

    Woodward Governor Company
    1000 East Drake Road
    Fort Collins, Colorado 80525, USA
    Tel: 970-482-5811
    Fax: 970-498-3058