National HealthCare Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NHC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 6.67% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $49.35, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of NHC was $49.35,
representing a -2.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.82 and
a 13.74% increase over the 52 week low of $43.39.
NHC is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (
) and HCA Holdings, Inc. (
). NHC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.59.
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