Cash dividends declared per common share


Notes to Financial Statements

In fiscal year 2011, our Board of Directors declared the following dividends:

 

Declaration Date   

Dividend

Per Share

    Record Date     Total Amount      Payment Date  


                 (In millions)         

September 21, 2010

   $   0.16          November 18, 2010        $   1,363         December 9, 2010   

December 15, 2010

   $ 0.16        February 17, 2011      $ 1,349         March 10, 2011   

March 14, 2011

   $ 0.16        May 19, 2011      $ 1,350         June 9, 2011   

June 15, 2011

   $ 0.16        August 18, 2011      $ 1,340         September 8, 2011   

 

The dividend declared on June 15, 2011 will be paid after the filing date of this report on Form 10-K and was included in other current liabilities as of June 30, 2011.

In fiscal year 2010, our Board of Directors declared the following dividends:

 

Declaration Date   

Dividend

Per Share

    Record Date     Total Amount      Payment Date  


                 (In millions)         

September 18, 2009

   $   0.13          November 19, 2009        $   1,152         December 10, 2009   

December 9, 2009

   $ 0.13        February 18, 2010      $ 1,139         March 11, 2010   

March 8, 2010

   $ 0.13        May 20, 2010      $ 1,130         June 10, 2010   

June 16, 2010

   $ 0.13        August 19, 2010      $ 1,118         September 9, 2010