Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 19, 2014


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Heartland Express, Inc. ( HTLD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HTLD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that HTLD has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of HTLD was $22.16, representing a -1.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.42 and a 70.59% increase over the 52 week low of $12.99.

HTLD is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ). HTLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.83. Zacks Investment Research reports HTLD's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.19%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.

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

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