Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.14 per share scheduled for December 14,
2012. 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 prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $48.1, the dividend yield is 1.16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MLAB was $48.1,
representing a -18.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.11 and
a 24.87% increase over the 52 week low of $38.52.
MLAB is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Canon, Inc. (
) and Danaher Corporation (
). MLAB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.42. Zacks Investment Research reports MLAB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.28%, compared to an
industry average of 4.5%.
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