Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 11, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $1.5 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased HITK stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock
price of $35.25, the dividend yield is 4.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HITK was $35.25,
representing a -18.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.08 and
a 28.88% increase over the 52 week low of $27.35.
HITK is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson & Johnson (
) and Pfizer, Inc. (
). HITK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.62. Zacks Investment Research reports HITK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -27.37%, compared to an
industry average of 20.9%.
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