HAMILTON, BERMUDA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/02/15 -- Teekay Tankers Ltd. (Teekay Tankers) (NYSE: TNK) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.03 per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. The cash dividend is payable on April 30, 2015 to all shareholders of record as at April 17, 2015.
About Teekay Tankers Ltd.
Teekay Tankers currently owns a fleet of 32 double-hull vessels, including 12 Aframax tankers, 10 Suezmax tankers, seven Long Range 2 (LR2) product tankers, three Medium-Range (MR) product tankers, and has contracted 12 time charter-in conventional tankers. Teekay Tankers' vessels are employed through a mix of short- or medium-term fixed-rate time charter contracts and spot tanker market trading. The Company also owns a Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) through a 50 percent-owned joint venture. In addition, Teekay Tankers owns a minority interest in Tanker Investments Ltd., which currently owns a fleet of 20 modern tankers, including six vessels to be acquired in the first half of 2015. Teekay Tankers was formed in December 2007 by Teekay Corporation as part of its strategy to expand its conventional oil tanker business.
Teekay Tankers' common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "TNK".
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