China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd (NPD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 18, 2013


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China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd ( NPD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 24, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NPD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -46.67% decrease from the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of NPD was $2.29, representing a -2.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $2.35 and a 56.86% increase over the 52 week low of $1.46.

NPD is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as CVS Corporation ( CVS ) and Express Scripts Holding Company ( ESRX ). NPD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.12. Zacks Investment Research reports NPD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -60.71%, compared to an industry average of 2.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NPD Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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