A. O. Smith announces two-for-one stock split


9/7/2016

Milwaukee, Wis.—A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) today announced its Board of Directors approved a 2-for-1 split of the company’s stock in the form of a 100 percent stock dividend payable to holders of Common Stock and Class A Common Stock.  

The record date for the stock dividend is Sept. 21.  Holders of the company’s Common Stock and Class A Common Stock will receive one additional identical share of such class of stock for every share they own as of the record date. 

The payment date for the stock dividend is Oct. 5.  The stock dividend will increase the total number of shares of Common Stock and Class A Common Stock outstanding to approximately 174 million shares.