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Chemed Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of 30 Cents

February 22, 2019

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 22, 2019--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 30-cents per share on the Company’s capital stock, payable on March 22, 2019, to shareholders of record as of March 4, 2019. This represents the 191st consecutive quarterly dividend paid by Chemed in its 47 years as a public company.

Listed on the New York Stock Exchange and headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Chemed Corporation ( www.chemed.com ) operates two wholly owned subsidiaries: VITAS Healthcare and Roto-Rooter. VITAS is the nation’s largest provider of end-of-life hospice care and Roto-Rooter is the nation’s leading provider of plumbing and drain cleaning services.

Statements in this press release or in other Chemed communications may relate to future events or Chemed’s future performance. Such statements are forward-looking statements and are based on present information Chemed has related to its existing business circumstances. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements are subject to inherent risk that actual results may differ materially from such forward-looking statements. Further, investors are cautioned that Chemed does not assume any obligation to update forward-looking statements based on unanticipated events or changed expectations.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA OHIO

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH ENVIRONMENT RETAIL CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY COMMERCIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE RESIDENTIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE OTHER CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY OTHER RETAIL GENERAL HEALTH MANAGED CARE

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