Timken Declares 400th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

Timken joins a small group of about 15 U.S.-traded companies that have paid consecutive dividends for at least 100 years.

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May 6, 2022 – The board of directors of The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR), a global industrial leader in engineered bearings and power transmission products, today approved a three percent increase in the company’s quarterly cash dividend, raising it to 31 cents per share. This dividend, which is payable on June 2, 2022, to shareholders of record as of May 16, 2022, marks the company’s 400th consecutive quarterly dividend as a public company

Timken has paid a dividend on its common shares every quarter since its listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in 1922. With the dividend announced today Timken joins a distinguished list of companies to achieve this significant milestone.

“There’s no better testament to The Timken Company’s enduring value and strength than paying a dividend every quarter for 100 straight years,” said John M. Timken, Jr., chairman. “Very few companies share this distinction, and Timken is poised to continue building on its century of achievements as a public company and creating sustainable value for all of our stakeholders.”

“We’re extremely proud to hold one of the longest-running dividend streaks among NYSE-listed companies, as it reflects the strength and resiliency of our business model and the steadfast demand for Timken products and technology,” said Richard G. Kyle, president and chief executive officer. “As a global industrial leader serving a wide range of end markets worldwide, we will continue to advance the company strategy and invest in the business to drive future growth and strong returns for our shareholders.”