Hewlett Packard Enterprise Increases Regular Dividend by Approximately 50%

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) today announced that the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Board of Directors has declared a regular cash dividend of $0.1125 per share on the company's common stock. This is an increase of approximately 50% from the prior dividend.

This dividend, the third in Hewlett Packard Enterprise's fiscal year 2018, is payable on or about July 4, 2018, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 13, 2018.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has approximately 1.553 billion shares of common stock outstanding.

About Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Hewlett Packard Enterprise is a global technology leader focused on developing intelligent solutions that allow customers to capture, analyze and act upon data seamlessly from edge to core to cloud. HPE enables customers to accelerate business outcomes by driving new business models, creating new customer and employee experiences, and increasing operational efficiency today and into the future.

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