Burger King Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BKC – News) announced yesterday that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.0625 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on Sept. 30, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 14, 2010.

The Burger King system operates more than 12,100 restaurants in all 50 states and in 74 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. About 90 percent of BK restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees.

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