Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 25, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MLAB stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 7.69% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of MLAB was $52.8,
representing a -10.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.11 and
a 36.65% increase over the 52 week low of $38.64.
MLAB is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). MLAB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports MLAB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .95%, compared to an industry
average of 6.3%.
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