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UGI Increases Annual Dividend marking the 135th Year of Common Dividends and the 32nd Consecutive Year of Annual Dividend Increases

April 30, 2019

VALLEY FORGE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share on the company’s common stock representing a 15.4% increase. The dividend is payable July 1, 2019 to shareholders of record as of June 14, 2019.

“We are pleased to announce a dividend increase of over 15%,” said John L. Walsh, President and Chief Executive Officer of UGI Corporation. “UGI is well-positioned for future cash flow and earnings growth, and we are confident that we will continue to meet our goals of growing earnings per share at a long-term average rate of 6% to 10% annually and growing our dividend at 4% annually. This dividend increase represents confidence in our future outlook. UGI has increased its dividend significantly above the stated target rate of 4% annually five times since 2004. The increased dividend will bring our payout ratio towards the upper end of our stated range of 35% to 45%.”

About UGI

UGI is a distributor and marketer of energy products and services. Through subsidiaries, UGI operates natural gas and electric utilities in Pennsylvania, distributes propane both domestically and internationally, manages midstream energy and electric generation assets in Pennsylvania, and engages in energy marketing in eleven eastern states, the District of Columbia and internationally in France, Belgium the Netherlands and the UK. UGI, through subsidiaries, is the sole General Partner and owns 26% of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU), the nation's largest retail propane distributor.

Comprehensive information about UGI Corporation is available on the Internet at https://www.ugicorp.com.

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