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1.What is Valassis’ ticker symbol?
2.Where are Valassis shares traded?
3.When is Valassis’ fiscal year end?
4.When are future earnings releases scheduled?
5.How do I get a copy of the company’s financial statements?
6.What accounting firm audits Valassis’ financial statements.
7.How do I purchase stock in Valassis?
8.How do I transfer my stock or change my address with the transfer agent?
9.Does Valassis pay a dividend?
10.Does Valassis have a dividend reinvestment program?
11.When was Valassis’ initial public offering and what was the opening price?
12.What year and where was Valassis incorporated?
13.When has Valassis’ stock split in the company’s history?
14.Where can I get company historical information?
15.What companies has Valassis invested in or acquired?
16.Where can I get information on Valassis?
17.Where can I get information about Valassis’ Board of Directors?
18.Is it possible for a shareholder or investor to visit Valassis?
19.How do I get on the Valassis e-mail distribution list?


1.What is Valassis’ ticker symbol?
 The Valassis ticker symbol for its stock is VCI.

2.Where are Valassis shares traded?
 Valassis stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange.

3.When is Valassis’ fiscal year end?
 December 31

4.When are future earnings releases scheduled?
 Click here for a schedule of upcoming events.

5.How do I get a copy of the company’s financial statements?
 The Valassis Annual Report, Form 10-K, Form 10-Qs and other reports are available for viewing and printing on this Web site. To receive hard copies of these reports, click here.

To view the Annual Report index now, click here.
To view Quarterly Reports now, click here.
To view the SEC filings index now, click here.

6.What accounting firm audits Valassis’ financial statements.
 Deloitte & Touche

7.How do I purchase stock in Valassis?
 You will need to contact a licensed stockbroker or online investment service to purchase shares in Valassis.

8.How do I transfer my stock or change my address with the transfer agent?
 

Inquiries regarding stock certificate holdings, changes in registration or address, lost certificates and other shareholder account matters should be directed to our transfer agent and registrar:

Computershare
P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940
(800) 622-6757 (US, Canada, Puerto Rico)
(781) 575-4735 (non-US)
Investor CentreTM website: www.computershare.com/investor

Overnight Delivery Address:
Computershare
250 Royall Street
Canton, MA 02021


9.Does Valassis pay a dividend?
 Yes. On December 13, 2013 Valassis announced that its Board of Directors adopted a cash dividend policy pursuant to which Valassis intends to pay quarterly cash dividends to holders of its common stock beginning with the quarter ending Dec. 31, 2012. Pursuant to the dividend policy, on Dec.12, 2012, the Board declared the first cash dividend for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2012 of $0.31 per share of common stock. The timing and amount of future dividends under the dividend policy are subject to the discretion and approval of the Board and Valassis' compliance with all laws and agreements of Valassis applicable to the declaration and payment of cash dividends. Valassis may modify, suspend or discontinue the dividend policy at any time at its discretion.

10.Does Valassis have a dividend reinvestment program?
 No. Valassis does not have a dividend reinvestment program at this time.

11.When was Valassis’ initial public offering and what was the opening price?
 

Valassis went public on March 17, 1992 at $11.34 per share (post split*). A secondary offering occurred on July 8, 1997 at $16 (post split).

(*The company completed a 3 for 2 stock split on May 13, 1999. The pre-split price of the IPO is $17.00. The pre-split price of the secondary offering is $24.)


12.What year and where was Valassis incorporated?
 Valassis was incorporated in 1971 in Delaware.

13.When has Valassis’ stock split in the company’s history?
 Effective May 12, 1999, the company approved a 3 for 2 stock split. Shareholders received an additional share of common stock for every two shares registered as of April 16, 1999. This is the company’s only stock split since Valassis went public in 1992.

14.Where can I get company historical information?
 Click here to view Valassis history.

15.What companies has Valassis invested in or acquired?
 Valassis’ current subsidiaries and investments include: Valassis Direct Mail Inc., Valassis Canada, Coupons, Inc., Promotion Watch, Valassis Relationship Marketing Systems, LLC, Brand.net, a Valassis Digital Company, Circle Street and NCH Marketing Services, Inc. Valassis acquired ADVO, Inc. on March 2, 2007 for $33.02 per share.

16.Where can I get information on Valassis?
 Click here to view information about Valassis and its products and services.

17.Where can I get information about Valassis’ Board of Directors?
 Click here to view information about Valassis’ Board of Directors.

18.Is it possible for a shareholder or investor to visit Valassis?
 To visit Valassis, please contact our Investor Relations department.

19.How do I get on the Valassis e-mail distribution list?
 To receive Valassis news in real-time, click here to register for the e-mail distribution list.