8-K 1 form8ksjiq42018dividendpr.htm 8-K Document


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 or 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of Report
November 26, 2018
(Date of earliest event reported)

SOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
New Jersey
1-6364
22-1901645
(State of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

1 South Jersey Plaza, Folsom, New Jersey 08037
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(609) 561-9000
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

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Item 7.01.
Regulation FD Disclosure

The following information is furnished pursuant to Item 7.01, “Regulation FD Disclosure.”

On November 19, 2018 South Jersey Industries, Inc. (SJI) voted to increase the company’s regular quarterly dividend from $.28000 per share to $.28750 per share. The new annualized dividend of $1.15 represents an increase of 2.68% per share over the previous level. The dividend is payable December 27, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business December 10, 2018.  A copy of the press release of November 19, 2018 announcing the declaration of the dividend is attached hereto as Exhibit 99 and hereby incorporated by reference.

 
 
 
 
 
Item 9.01
Financial Statements and Exhibits

Exhibit Index





Signature

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES, INC.
 
 
 
Date: November 26, 2018
 
/s/ Kenneth A. Lynch
 
 
Kenneth A. Lynch
 
 
Chief Accounting & Risk Officer – SJI
(Principal Financial Officer)