Plantronics, Inc. (PLT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 18, 2014


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Plantronics, Inc. ( PLT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PLT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $47.26, the dividend yield is 1.27%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PLT was $47.26, representing a -5.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.87 and a 14.88% increase over the 52 week low of $41.14.

PLT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ). PLT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.66. Zacks Investment Research reports PLT's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 8.94%, compared to an industry average of 7.4%.

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

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: PLT , CHL , VZ

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