Techne Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased TECH stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that TECH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $65, the dividend yield is 1.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TECH was $65,
representing a -14.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.02 and
a 3.92% 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 $3.03. Zacks Investment Research reports TECH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.21%, compared to an
industry average of 16.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to TECH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TECH as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Morningstar Small Growth Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKK with an increase of
6.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of TECH at 0.87%.