WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 1, 2007 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet and media services, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share.
The record date for the dividend is May 14, 2007 and the dividend is payable on May 31, 2007. This marks the ninth consecutive quarter that United Online will have paid a $0.20 per share cash dividend to its shareholders.
While the company intends to continue to pay a comparable quarterly cash dividend for the foreseeable future, all subsequent dividends will be reviewed quarterly and declared by the Board of Directors at its discretion.
About United Online
United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD) is a leading provider of consumer Internet and media services. The company's Content & Media services include social networking (Classmates) and online loyalty marketing (MyPoints). Its Communications services include Internet access (NetZero, Juno), and email. United Online is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA, with offices in New York, NY; Fort Lee, NJ; Renton, WA; San Francisco, CA; Schaumburg, IL; Orem, UT; Erlangen, Germany; and Hyderabad, India. For more information about United Online, please visit http://www.unitedonline.com/.
Cautionary Information Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended, including a statement regarding the company's intention to pay a comparable quarterly cash dividend for the foreseeable future. Any future determination as to payment of dividends will depend upon the financial condition, results of operations and cash flows of the company and such other factors as are deemed relevant by the Board of Directors. For example, a change in the company's business needs including working capital and funding for acquisitions, or a change in tax laws relating to dividends, could cause the Board of Directors to decide to cease the payment of or reduce the dividend in the future. Information about potential factors that could affect the company's business, financial condition and results of operations is included in the company's annual and quarterly reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (http://www.sec.gov/), including, without limitation, information under the captions "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" and "Risk Factors."
CONTACT: United Online, Inc. Media Inquiries: Liz Gengl, SVP, Corporate Communications (818) 287-3076 Scott Matulis, VP, Corporate Communications (818) 287-3388 firstname.lastname@example.org Investors: Erik Randerson, CFA, VP, Investor Relations (818) 287-3350 email@example.com