Griffon Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 25, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.025 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GFF stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 25% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of GFF was $11.15,
representing a -8.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.24 and
a 47.88% increase over the 52 week low of $7.54.
GFF is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Acuity Brands Inc (
) and AZZ Incorporated (
). GFF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.27. Zacks Investment Research reports GFF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.41%, compared to an
industry average of 2%.
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