MCKINNEY, Texas, Nov. 8 Torchmark Corporation(NYSE: TMK) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterlydividend of $.13 per share on all of the outstanding common stock of theCompany held of record as of the close of business of the Company's transferagent on January 4, 2008. The dividend will be paid on February 1, 2008.
Torchmark Corporation is a holding company specializing in life andsupplemental health insurance for "middle income" Americans marketed throughmultiple distribution channels including direct response, and exclusive andindependent agencies. Torchmark has several nationally recognized insurancesubsidiaries. Globe Life And Accident is a direct-response provider of lifeinsurance known for its administrative efficiencies. American Income Lifeprovides individual life insurance to labor union members. Liberty NationalLife, one of the oldest traditional life insurers in the Southeast, is thelargest life insurer in its home state of Alabama. United American is aconsumer-oriented provider of supplemental health insurance.
SOURCE Torchmark Corporation