CONCORD,Telecommunications provider CT Communications (Nasdaq: CTCI) said Monday morning that it is extending its stock repurchase plan for an additional year. The repurchase plan was launched two years ago, and permits the repurchase of 1 million of some 18.7 million outstanding shares.

The company also declared a dividend of 6½ cents a share effective June 3.

CT stock was trading down 22 cents, to $9.55, this morning.

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