Methode Electronics, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.07 per share scheduled for December 21,
2012. Shareholders who purchased MEI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
18th quarter that MEI has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $8.84, the dividend yield is 3.17%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MEI was $8.84,
representing a -18.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.79 and
a 27.38% increase over the 52 week low of $6.94.
MEI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as ABB Ltd (
) and Agilent Technologies, Inc. (
). MEI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.89. Zacks Investment Research reports MEI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 104.55%, compared to an
industry average of 6.8%.
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