International Game Technology (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased IGT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $17.14, the dividend yield is 2.57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IGT was $17.14,
representing a -19.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.20 and
a 26.22% increase over the 52 week low of $13.58.
IGT is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Hillenbrand Inc (
) and Brady Corporation (
). IGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports IGT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as .94%, compared to an industry
average of 8.6%.
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