MOORESVILLE, N.C., Aug. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of
Directors for Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) has declared a quarterly cash
dividend of six cents ($0.06) per share, payable October 28, 2005, to
shareholders of record as of October 14, 2005.
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With fiscal year 2004 sales of $36.5 billion, Lowe's Companies, Inc. is a
FORTUNE(R) 50 company that serves approximately 11 million customers a week at
more than 1,125 home improvement stores in 49 states. Based in Mooresville,
N.C., the 59-year old company is the second-largest home improvement retailer
in the world. For more information, visit Lowes.com.
SOURCE Lowe's Companies, Inc.
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+1-704-758-2033, or Media Inquiries: Chris Ahearn, +1-704-758-2304/
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CO: Lowe's Companies, Inc.
ST: North Carolina
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