BRIEF-Nordic American Q1 results

May 10 (Reuters) - Nordic American Tanker Shipping Ltd: * Report for the 1st quarter 2010; announces dividend for the 51st consecutive quarter; dividend sharply up; fleet expanded to 20 units; further vessel acquisitions under planning * Q1 earnings per share $0.21 ((Bangalore Equities Newsroom; +91 80 4135 5800; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780)) (For more news, please click here) COPYRIGHT Copyright Thomson Reuters 2010. All rights reserved.

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