STATE COLLEGE, Pa., April 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rex Energy Corporation (Nasdaq:REXX) today announced that the Board of Directors of Rex Energy Corporation has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $150.00 per share on its 6.0% Series A convertible perpetual preferred stock. As a result, on May 15, 2015, a dividend of $1.50 per depository share, each representing a 1/100th interest in a share of Series A convertible perpetual preferred stock will be paid to holders of record at the close of business on May 1, 2015.
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About Rex Energy Corporation
Rex Energy, headquartered in State College, Pennsylvania, is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company operating in the Appalachian and Illinois Basins within the United States. The company's strategy is to pursue its higher potential exploration drilling prospects while acquiring oil and natural gas properties complementary to its portfolio.
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