Shareholder Services


Account Information/Transfer Agent


American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. (AST) is the transfer agent, registrar and dividend disbursing agent for Raytheon Company.

Automated Voice Response System

If you are a stockholder of record and have a touch tone telephone, you can use the 800.360.4519 automated voice response system to obtain information about your stockholder account, reportable dividend income or to request that American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. sell your dividend reinvestment shares. To use the automated voice response system, you will need to provide your Social Security Number or Tax Payer ID.

Talk to an American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. Customer Service Representative

American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. (AST) Customer Service Representatives are available weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Eastern time. AST Representatives can provide you with information about your account, including its balance, the status of your dividend payment, and information about our Dividend Reinvestment Plan. AST representatives can also provide detailed instructions about how to transfer ownership for a deceased stockholder. Call 800.360.4519 and press "2" to speak directly with a customer service representative or log on to AST's website at:

https://www.astfinancial.com/


For the Hearing Impaired

Hearing impaired stockholders may use AST's Live Help Service at:

https://www.astfinancial.com/


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Annual Meeting



The 2017 Annual Meeting will be held on May 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time.

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Change of Address


Can be completed by calling American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. at 800.360.4519 or by sending a written request to American Stock Transfer & Trust Co., 6201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219.

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Dividends


Raytheon common stock dividends are payable quarterly, upon authorization of the Board of Directors, $0.7975 per common share. Click here for dividend history.


Dividend Check Replacement

Dividend checks that have been lost or stolen can be replaced by calling American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. at 800.360.4519 or by sending a written request to American Stock Transfer & Trust Co., 6201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219.

Direct Deposit on Dividend Checks

Would you like to receive your quarterly dividends in a more timely fashion? Sign up for direct deposit. With direct deposit, your quarterly dividends will be automatically transferred to the bank of your choice free of charge. To sign up for direct deposit, please call American Stock Transfer & Trust Co at 800.360.4519 and request the necessary forms.

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Dividend Reinvestment Plan


As an added service to stockholders, Raytheon has a Dividend Reinvestment Plan, administered by American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. (AST). This plan gives stockholders the option of having their cash payments applied to the purchase of additional shares. For enrollment information about this plan, please contact AST at 800.360.4519 and request the necessary forms or log on to AST's website at:

https://www.astfinancial.com/


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Mailing Stock Certificates


Whenever mailing stock certificates through the U.S. Postal Service, stockholders are advised to use REGISTERED MAIL and insure the parcel for the replacement cost of the shares being mailed (e.g., 2 percent of the aggregate market value at the time of mailing). If insured certificates sent by registered mail are lost during mailing, stockholders can collect the replacement cost of their shares from the Post Office.

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Name Change


Can be completed by sending the stock certificate and a stock power with a medallion signature guarantee to American Stock Transfer & Trust Co., 6201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219.

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Stock Exchange Listing


Raytheon Company common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "RTN."

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Tax Reporting


1099-DIV and 1099B Reporting: American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. (AST) prepares and mails forms 1099-Div and 1099B annually, before January 31 for the preceding year's taxes. Often, your form 1099-Div is attached to the fourth quarter dividend check. If you do not have the form in your possession, you may call AST at 800.360.4519 to obtain your tax information or to request a duplicate form.

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Transfer of Ownership

To transfer certificates that you hold in your possession, follow these simple steps:
  1. Write the name, address and social security number of the person to whom the shares should be transferred (the transferee) on the back of the certificate(s) you wish to transfer, or indicate the appropriate information in a letter of instruction.

  2. Endorse the certificates on the back and have the signature guaranteed by an eligible guarantor institution such as a commercial bank, trust company, security broker or dealer, credit union, or a savings association participating in a medallion program approved by the Securities Transfer Association, Inc. Unfortunately, no other form of signature verification can be accepted, so please make sure that you specify a "medallion signature guarantee" when requesting a signature guarantee from your financial institution. American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. reserves the right to do a credit check on any of the above mentioned institutions. A verification of a Notary Public is not sufficient.
  3. Send the certificates to American Stock Transfer & Trust Co., 6201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219 Your certificates should be mailed by Registered Mail, return receipt requested, and be insured for 2 percent of their current market value, which would cover the cost of a surety bond in the event the certificates are lost.

  4. Please call American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. at 800.360.4519 if:

    • You have lost or cannot locate your certificates. One of American Stock Transfer & Trust Co.'s Customer Service Representatives can provide you with instructions on how you can replace your certificates.

    • You need to transfer certificates or sell dividend reinvestment shares to settle an estate. One of American Stock Transfer & Trust Co.'s Customer Service Representatives can provide you with information regarding documentation required under applicable state securities laws.
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View Future Annual Reports and Proxy Statements Online



Registered Shareholders


You are a registered shareholder if you have your Raytheon stock certificate in your possession or if you hold your shares directly in book entry form. If you are not sure whether you are a registered shareholder, please call Raytheon's transfer agent, American Stock Transfer & Trust Co. (AST) at 800.360.4519.Stockholders wishing to view future annual reports and proxy statements over the internet rather than receiving copies in the mail should complete the online consent form at https://enroll.icsdelivery.com/rtn/2842 . Your request for electronic transmission will remain in effect for all future annual reports and proxy statements unless it is withdrawn by competing the online form at: https://enroll.icsdelivery.com/rtn/2842.

Beneficial Shareholders


You are a Beneficial Shareholder if you maintain your position in the Company within a brokerage account.

We are pleased to offer to our Shareholders the benefits and convenience of electronic delivery, including:
  • Immediate receipt of the Proxy Statement, Annual Report to Shareholders and related materials.
  • Elimination of bulky documents from personal files.
  • Reduction of the Corporation's printing and mailing costs associated with more traditional delivery methods.
  • Online proxy voting
To get started, click on the first letter of your Broker/Financial Institution's Name.

 

NOTE: You will be leaving the Raytheon Company, and going to the web site for Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc., a service provider to brokerage houses. You will NOT be providing any personal information to Raytheon in order to subscribe to receive documents electronically.


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