SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 Under
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of February, 2012
(Commission file No. 1-14228)
2121-11th Street West
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7M 1J3
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
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|Press Release dated February 8, 2012||3|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|Date: February 8, 2012||Cameco Corporation|
|Gary M. S. Chad|
|Senior Vice-President, Governance,|
|Law and Corporate Secretary|
currency: Cdn (unless noted)
2121 11th Street West, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7M 1J3 Canada
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Cameco Approves Dividend
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, February 8, 2012 . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) announced today that its board of directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 (Cdn) per common share, payable on April 13, 2012 to shareholders of record on March 30, 2012.
Cameco, with its head office in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, is one of the worlds largest uranium producers. The companys uranium products are used to generate electricity in nuclear energy plants around the world, providing one of the cleanest sources of energy available today. Camecos shares trade on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges.
As used in this news release, Cameco or the company means Cameco Corporation, a Canadian corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates unless stated otherwise.
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