Oil-Dri Corporation Of America (ODC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012


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Oil-Dri Corporation Of America ( ODC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.36 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased ODC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $23.7, the dividend yield is 18.23%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ODC was $23.7, representing a -2.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.35 and a 29.58% increase over the 52 week low of $18.29.

ODC is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as International Game Technology ( IGT ) and Brady Corporation ( BRC ). ODC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.33. Zacks Investment Research reports ODC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 62.04%, compared to an industry average of -3.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ODC Dividend History page.

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Referenced Stocks: BRC , IGT , ODC

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