Without any comment or elaboration, The Boeing Company chairman, president and CEO Jim McNerney reported today that the board of directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of forty-eight and one half (48.5) cents per share.

The dividend is payable September 6, 2013, to shareholders of record as of August 9.

Boeing’s stock traded lower just over two percent today on Wall Street as the broader Dow Jones Industrial Average was off about one percent.