MURRAY HILL, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 16, 2008--The Board of
Directors of C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) today declared a regular
quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share on Bard's common stock. The
current indicated annual dividend rate is 60 cents per share. The
dividend is payable on May 9, 2008 to shareholders of record at the
close of business on April 28, 2008.
C. R. Bard, Inc. (www.crbard.com), headquartered in Murray Hill,
N.J., is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer
of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of
vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products.
CONTACT: C. R. Bard, Inc.
Eric J. Shick, 908-277-8413
Vice President, Investor Relations
SOURCE: C. R. Bard, Inc.