Heartland Financial USA 8-K 2013
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 of 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Heartland Financial USA, Inc.
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On April 17, 2013, Heartland Financial USA, Inc. issued a press release that its board of directors has approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the company's common stock, payable on June 7, 2013, to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 24, 2013. At March 31, 2013, there were 16,865,919 common shares outstanding listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HTLF.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements, Pro Forma Financial Information and Exhibits
99.1 Press Release dated April 17, 2013.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.