WASHINGTON & CHARLESTON, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBSI),
today announced that its Board of Directors declared a third quarter
dividend of $0.32 per share for shareholders of record as of September
The dividend payout of approximately $22.1 million on 69.2 million
shares is payable October 1, 2014. The annualized 2014 dividend of $1.28
equates to a yield of approximately 4% based on recent UBSI market
prices. United has increased its dividend to shareholders for 40
United Bankshares, with $12.1 billion in assets, has 132 full-service
offices in West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania and
Washington, D.C.United Bankshares stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global
Select Market under the quotation symbol "UBSI."
United Bankshares, Inc.
Steven E. Wilson
800-445-1347 ext. 8704
Source: United Bankshares, Inc.