Bank of the Ozarks Increases Quarterly Dividend Again

Bank of the Ozarks Inc., the publicly traded Little Rock bank holding company, announced Monday that its quarterly dividend will be increased to 12 cents per share for shareholders of record as of April 13.

The new dividend represents an increase of 1 cent, or 9.1 percent, over last quarter. Bank of the Ozarks (Nasdaq OZRK) has increased its dividend in nine of the last 10 quarters.