Occidental Petroleum Announces Dividend

Thursday, May 11, 2017 12:30 pm EDT

Dateline:

HOUSTON

Public Company Information:

NYSE:
OXY

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) said today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.76 per share on common stock payable on July 14, 2017, to stockholders of record as of June 9, 2017.

Occidental has paid quarterly dividends continuously since 1975 and has increased its dividend each year since 2002. The current annual rate is $3.04 per share.

About Occidental Petroleum

Occidental Petroleum Corporation is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Middle East and Latin America. Headquartered in Houston, Occidental is one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization. Occidental’s midstream and marketing segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases and markets hydrocarbons and other commodities. The company’s wholly owned subsidiary OxyChem manufactures and markets basic chemicals and vinyls. Occidental posts or provides links to important information on its website at www.oxy.com.

Contact:

Occidental Petroleum Corporation
Media:
Melissa E. Schoeb
713-366-5615
melissa_schoeb@oxy.com
or
Investors:
Richard A. Jackson
713-215-7235
richard_jackson@oxy.com
On the web: www.oxy.com