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ATLANTA, GEORGIA, February 19, 2013 - HAVERTY FURNITURE COMPANIES, INC.,
(NYSE: HVT and HVT.A) announced today that, on February 19, 2013, its board of
directors declared a cash dividend to be paid on the two classes of $1 par value
common stock of the company, payable Tuesday, March 19, 2013 to stockholders of
record at the close of business on Monday, March 4, 2013, at a rate of $0.04 per
share on the outstanding shares of Common Stock and $0.0375 per share on the
outstanding shares of Class A Common Stock. The company has paid a cash
dividend in each year since 1935.
The company will
release fourth quarter and fiscal 2012 financial results on
Monday evening, February 25, 2013. In conjunction with the release, Havertys
will hold a conference call with analysts and institutional investors on
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. (EST) to discuss the results of its
Interested parties may listen to the call at www.streetevents.com (Individual
Investor Center) or the company's website at www.havertys.com (About Us,
Investor Information) and may access a replay of this call through Tuesday,
March 5, 2013 at the same website addresses. A replay will also be available
after the conclusion of the call via telephone at approximately 12:00 p.m. (EST)
through Tuesday, March 5, 2013. The number to access the call playback is
1-800-406-7325 (access code: 4601182#).
The aforementioned conference call will contain forward-looking statements
within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The
statements may be made a number of times throughout the call and may be
identified by such forward-looking terminology as "expect," "believe,"
"will," "intend" or similar statements or variations of such
forward-looking statements involve certain substantial risks and uncertainties
including levels of sales and competitive pressures from other home furnishings
retailers. These and other important factors that may cause actual results to
differ materially from such forward-looking statements are detailed from time to
time in the company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
You are urged to consider such factors. The company assumes no obligation for
updating any such forward-looking statements.
Havertys is a full-service home furnishings retailer with 121 showrooms in 17
states in the Southern and Midwestern regions providing its customers with a
wide selection of quality merchandise in middle- to upper-middle price ranges.
Additional information is available on the Company's website at
Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc., 404-443-2900
Jenny Hill Parker
SVP, Finance, Secretary and Treasurer
SOURCE: Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc.
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