HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp, the world’s largest publicly traded oil producer, raised its quarterly dividend on Wednesday by 3 percent.
The company will pay 77 cents per share for the second quarter on June 9. Exxon paid a first-quarter dividend of 75 cents.
Exxon’s stock rose about 0.4 percent to $82.04 in afternoon trading.
Reporting by Ernest Scheyder; Editing by Marguerita Choy