Southwest Bancorp, Inc., recently announced that an $0.0825 per share cash dividend on its common stock was declared for the third quarter of 2006. This is an increase of 10% over the quarterly dividends that were paid in each of the four quarters of 2005. Since going public in 1993, the company has increased the dividend each year.
This dividend will be distributed to shareholders of record as of September 18, 2006, and is payable on October 2, 2006.
Southwest Bancorp, Inc. has paid a dividend every year since it was organized in 1981. Southwest Bancorp, Inc. is a publicly owned holding company headquartered in Stillwater, Oklahoma and has two financial institution subsidiaries. Stillwater National Bank & Trust Company has offices located in Stillwater, Tulsa, Oklahoma City and Chickasha, Oklahoma, the Kansas City, Kansas area and Dallas, San Antonio, Austin and Houston, Texas. SNB Bank of Wichita is located in Wichita, Kansas.