MCLEAN, Va., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Capital One Financial
Corporation (NYSE: COF) today announced a quarterly dividend of 2 2/3 cents
per share payable May 20, 2004 to stockholders of record as of May 10, 2004.
The company has announced dividends every quarter since it became an
independent company on February 28, 1995. Dividends declared by the company
are eligible for direct reinvestment in the company's common stock under its
Dividend Reinvestment and Stock Purchase Plan.
For additional plan information, stockholders should contact EquiServe
Trust Company, N.A., at (800) 446-2617.
About Capital One
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One Financial Corporation
(www.capitalone.com) is a holding company whose principal subsidiaries,
Capital One Bank and Capital One, F.S.B., offer consumer lending products and
Capital One Auto Finance, Inc., offers automobile and other motor vehicle
financing products. Capital One's subsidiaries collectively had 46.7 million
managed accounts and $71.8 billion in managed loans outstanding as of March
31, 2004. Capital One, a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest providers
of MasterCard and Visa credit cards in the world. Capital One trades on the
New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "COF" and is included in the S&P 500
SOURCE Capital One Financial Corporation
CONTACT: Paul Paquin, V.P., Investor Relations, +1-703-720-2456, or
Tatiana Stead, Director, Corporate Media, +1-703-720-2352, both of Capital One
Web site: http://www.capitalone.com