National HealthCare Corporation (NHC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013

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National HealthCare Corporation ( NHC ) 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 2.59%.

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 ( FMS ) and HCA Holdings, Inc. ( HCA ). NHC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.59.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NHC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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