Dubuque-based financial company issues quarterly dividend

HTLF, formerly known as Heartland Financial USA, announced Thursday that it would issue a quarterly cash dividend of 27 cents per share on the company’s common stock, payable Aug. 26 to stockholders of record on Aug. 12.

As of June 30, there were about 42.4 million common shares outstanding listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HTLF, according to a press release.

HTLF, headquartered in Dubuque, is a diversified financial services company with assets of $19.2 billion.

The company provides banking, mortgage, investment and other financial services and has a presence in 12 states, including Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin.