United Stationers Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.14 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased USTR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
7.69% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $30.76, the dividend yield is 1.82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of USTR was $30.76,
representing a -12.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $35 and a
28.54% increase over the 52 week low of $23.93.
USTR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as International Paper Company (
) and Fibria Celulose S.A. (
). USTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.58. Zacks Investment Research reports USTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 8.74%, compared to an
industry average of 10%.
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