WASHINGTON & CHARLESTON, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBSI)
today announced that its Board of Directors declared a first quarter
2015 dividend of $0.32 per share for shareholders of record as of March
The dividend payout of approximately $22.2 million on 69.3 million
shares is payable April 1, 2015. The year of 2014 represented the 41st
consecutive year of dividend increases for United shareholders. Only one
other major banking company in the USA has achieved such a dividend
United has consolidated assets of $12.3 billion with 130 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.
W. Mark Tatterson, 800-445-1347 ext. 8716
Source: United Bankshares, Inc.