Restaurant Brands International Inc.

09:48 AM EST - Restaurant Brands International Inc. : Announced that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend increase to $0.50 per common share and partnership exchangeable unit for the first quarter of 2019 and the Company also announced it is targeting $2.00 in dividends per common share and partnership exchangeable unit in 2019, compared to $1.80 in 2018. The dividend will be payable on April 3, 2019 to shareholders and unitholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2019. Restaurant Brands International Inc. shares T.QSR are trading up $5.30 at $81.47.