Teekay Tankers Declare Dividend
Teekay Tankers Ltd. Board of Directors has voted to declare a fixed cash dividend of $0.03 per share for the quarter ended June 30, 2013.
The cash dividend is payable on July 31, 2013 to all shareholders of record on July 19, 2013.
Teekay Tankers currently owns a fleet of 31 double-hull vessels, including 11 Aframax tankers, 10 Suezmax tankers, seven Long Range 2 (LR2) product tankers (including four committed newbuildings), three Medium-Range (MR) product tankers and has two time-chartered in Aframax tankers, which vessels an affiliate of Teekay Corporation (TK) (NYSE:TK) manages through a mix of short- or medium-term fixed-rate time-charter contracts and spot tanker market trading.
The Company also owns a VLCC through a 50 percent-owned joint venture. Teekay Tankers was formed in December 2007 by Teekay Corporation as part of its strategy to expand its conventional oil tanker business.