The Board of Directors of Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES)
has declared a regular quarterly dividend of 10 cents per share
payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on June 30, 2006 to
holders of record at the close of business on June 16, 2006. This
dividend reflects the effect of the 3 for 1 split of the Common Stock
of the Corporation on May 31, 2006.