STERIS Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased STE stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 10.53% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $45.45, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of STE was $45.45,
representing a -3.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.34 and
a 41.02% increase over the 52 week low of $32.23.
STE is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. (
) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (
). STE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.56. Zacks Investment Research reports STE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.48%, compared to an
industry average of 1.2%.
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