Techne Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TECH stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that TECH has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $78.01, the dividend yield is 1.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TECH was $78.01,
representing a -1.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.51 and
a 24.72% increase over the 52 week low of $62.55.
TECH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Gilead Sciences, Inc. (
) and Amgen Inc. (
). TECH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.06. Zacks Investment Research reports TECH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.7%, compared to an industry
average of 3.7%.
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