Mine Safety Appliances Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 08, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MSA stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that MSA has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $49.75, the dividend yield is 2.41%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MSA was $49.75,
representing a -10.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.38 and
a 39.24% increase over the 52 week low of $35.73.
MSA is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. (
) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (
). MSA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.19. Zacks Investment Research reports MSA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -3.78%, compared to an
industry average of 6.8%.
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