Investor Relations

DIVIDENDS

On July 25, 2012, we announced that our Board of Directors approved the initiation of a cash dividend to our shareholders. The first quarterly dividend of $0.12 per common share was paid on August 21, 2012. In August 2017, the Board increased the dividend to $0.29 per common share, equating to a 21% increase. We have more than doubled the amount of our dividend since first initiating one in fiscal 2012. All dividends are subject to Board approval.

Dividend History

Declared Ex-Date Record Payable Amount
0.29
0.29
Total dividends in 2018: 0.58
0.29
0.29
0.24
0.24
Total dividends in 2017: 1.06
0.24
0.24
0.20
0.20
Total dividends in 2016: 0.88
0.20
0.20
0.165
0.165
Total dividends in 2015: 0.73
0.165
0.165
0.14
0.14
Total dividends in 2014: 0.61
0.14
0.14
0.12
0.12
Total dividends in 2013: 0.52
0.12
0.12
Total dividends in 2012: 0.24

Shareholder Information

If you are interested in becoming a shareholder of The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated, please consult with a registered stockbroker as we do not provide a direct stock purchase program.

For shareholder inquiries, please contact our Transfer Agent:

Computershare Shareholder Services
P.O. Box 30170
College Station, TX 77845
Tel: (800) 962-4284
Website: www.computershare.com/investor