Heartland Express, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 20, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02,
2013. Shareholders who purchased HTLD stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -98.04% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of HTLD was $14.09,
representing a -7.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.22 and
a 13.35% increase over the 52 week low of $12.43.
HTLD is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. (
) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (
). HTLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.71. Zacks Investment Research reports HTLD's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.92%, compared to an
industry average of 16.4%.
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