Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc. (HITK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 11, 2012


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Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc. ( HITK ) 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 ( JNJ ) and Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ). 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%.

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

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