Eastern Company (EML) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 19, 2012


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Eastern Company ( EML ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 19, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012. Shareholders who purchased EML stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $14.29, the dividend yield is 5.6%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EML was $14.29, representing a -46.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.49 and a 5.31% increase over the 52 week low of $13.57.

EML is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ). EML's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.35.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EML Dividend History page.

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Referenced Stocks: CAJ , DHR , EML

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