A. O. Smith: Declares Quarterly Dividend

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Directors of A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $.17 per share on Common Stock and Class A Common Stock.

The dividend is payable on November 15 to shareholders of record October 31.

CONTACT: Media Inquiries, Mark A. Petrarca, +1-414-359-4100, or Analyst-Investor Inquiries, Craig Watson, +1-414-359-4009, both of A. O. Smith Corporation