Fortis Inc. Announces Third Quarter Dividends - 2022

07/27/2022 19:15 EDT

ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland and Labrador, July 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --                        

The Board of Directors of Fortis Inc. ("Fortis" or the "Corporation") (TSX/NYSE: FTS) has declared the following dividends:

  1. $0.3063 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series "F" of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022;
     
  2. $0.2745625 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series "G" of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022;
     
  3. $0.11469 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series "H" of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022;
     
  4. $0.178077 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series "I" of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022;
     
  5. $0.2969 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series "J" of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022;
     
  6. $0.2455625 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series "K" of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022;
     
  7. $0.2445625 per share on the First Preference Shares, Series "M" of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022; and,
     
  8. $0.535 per share on the Common Shares of the Corporation, payable on September 1, 2022 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on August 19, 2022.

The Corporation has designated the common share dividend and preference share dividends as eligible dividends for federal and provincial dividend tax credit purposes. All amounts are given in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated.

About Fortis
Fortis is a well-diversified leader in the North American regulated electric and gas utility industry, with 2021 revenue of $9.4 billion and total assets of $58 billion as at March 31, 2022. The Corporation's 9,100 employees serve utility customers in five Canadian provinces, nine U.S. states and three Caribbean countries.

Fortis shares are listed on the TSX and NYSE and trade under the symbol FTS. Additional information can be accessed at www.fortisinc.com, www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov.

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For more information, please contact
Investor Enquiries:
Ms. Stephanie Amaimo
Vice President, Investor Relations
Fortis Inc.
248.946.3572
investorrelations@fortisinc.com

Media Enquiries:
Ms. Karen McCarthy
Vice President, Communications & Corporate Affairs
Fortis Inc.
709.737.5323
media@fortisinc.com



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