Frequently Asked Questions

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When was IBP founded?

IBP was founded in 1977.  

Where is IBP headquartered?

IBP's headquarters is located at 495 South High Street, Suite 50, Columbus, Ohio 43215.

Where is IBP incorporated?

IBP is incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware.

When did IBP first become a publicly traded company?

IBP began its first full year of operations as a publicly traded company in 2014 and began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on February 13, 2014.

What stock exchange is IBP's common stock traded on and what is its ticker symbol?

IBP’s common stock is currently traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “IBP”.

How do I invest in IBP's common stock?

IBP’s common stock can be bought or sold through a stockbroker, bank or financial institution that offers brokerage services.

Does IBP have a direct stock purchase plan?

No, you may purchase shares of IBP common stock through a brokerage account.

What is the CUSIP number for IBP stock?

IBP’s CUSIP number is 45780R101

Who is IBP's independent auditor?

IBP’s auditor is Deloitte & Touche LLP, an independent registered public accounting firm.

Who serves as the registrar and transfer agent for IBP?

For information on shareholder accounts, stock transfers or other shareholder service matters, please contact our transfer agent:

Stock Transfer Agent
P.O. Box 43006
Providence RI 02940-3006
Telephone inquiries: 
(800) 736-3001 (U.S.)
(781) 575-3100 (Outside the U.S.)
Overnight correspondence should be sent to: 
150 Royall Street
Canton, MA 02021
Shareholder website 
Shareholder online inquiries 
How can I obtain copies of financial information for IBP?

The Company's reports and financial filings can be retrieved from the News Releases, Financial Reports or SEC Filings sections of this website. They can also be accessed via the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) website at For additional information, you can submit your request at the Information Request section of this website.

What is IBP's fiscal year end?

IBP uses a fiscal year that aligns with the calendar year, ending on December 31st.

Does IBP pay a quarterly dividend on its common stock?
On February 23, 2021 IBP announced that the Board of Directors has approved the initiation of a quarterly cash dividend program. In addition to the quarterly cash dividend, the Board of Directors will consider an annual variable dividend to be paid in the first quarter of each year commencing in 2022. The variable dividend will be determined based on the cash flow generated by operations with consideration for planned and expected cash obligations for acquisitions and other factors as determined by the Board.
What are dividends and when do I receive them?
Dividends are payments made by IBP to you as a stockholder. A dividend is paid on each share, so the amount you receive depends on the number of shares you own and dividend amount declared. To receive the dividend, your name must be on the stock register on the record date.
How frequently will dividends be paid?
The payment of dividends is at the Board’s discretion and dependent on IBP’s performance, but the present intention is that dividends will be paid quarterly.
How will the dividend be paid?

Stockholders are able to choose how they receive their dividends: deposited directly into their bank account or by check. The quickest and most efficient way to receive your dividends is to have them deposited directly into your bank account.

Registered shareholders can easily enroll in direct deposit by submitting an EFT enrollment form to Computershare, which form can be requested by phone or email or you can enroll directly online by signing into your account.

(800) 736-3001 (U.S.)
(781) 575-3100 (Outside the U.S.)

Beneficial Holders, please contact your broker for more information on direct deposit of your dividends.

Does IBP have a Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)?

IBP does not currently offer a dividend reinvestment plan.

Has IBP ever had a stock split?

Since becoming a public company, IBP has not had any stock splits.

How do I contact IBP's Investor Relations?

You can contact Investor Relations via email: or phone: 614-221-9944.

All other inquiries, not related to Investor Relations should be addressed to: 614-221-3399.