Calista Corporation Sets Record Shareholder Dividend of $5 Million
Approximate Economic Impact to YK Delta: $3 Million
(Anchorage, Alaska) - Calista Corporation's 11th Shareholder dividend since inception is the largest in its corporate history. This 2015 Shareholder dividend totals $5.05 million and is the ninth dividend since 2007. The total distribution of Calista's Shareholder dividends is $31.3 million, with 50 percent of that total declared in the last three years.
Calista has one of the largest populations of Shareholders among the Alaska Native Corporations, with approximately 12,900 individuals. This distribution equates to $3.80 per share, with the average Shareholder owning 100 shares. This dividend is an eight percent increase from 2014. Checks are expected to be mailed out by the close of business, Wednesday, April 15.
"Approximately 60 percent of Shareholders live in the Yukon-Kuskokwim...
Bethel, Alaska. Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center
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Designated Tribal delegates with voting rights*
One delegate each with no voting rights: Association of Village Council Presidents, AVCP Regional Housing Authority, Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation, Coastal Villages Region Fund, Yukon Delta Fisheries Development Association, Calista Corporation
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