Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) Board Boosts Dividend by 7.3%

2/18/2010-Shares of Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) are trading higher Thursday, up 0.5% to $55.61, after the company said its board of directors boosted its quarterly dividend by 7.3% to $0.44 from $0.41.

The dividend is payable on April 1st to shareholders of record at the end of business on March 15th.