United Stationers Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 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 same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of USTR was $37.41,
representing a -0.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.57 and
a 56.33% 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 $2.74. Zacks Investment Research reports USTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.69%, compared to an
industry average of 15.3%.
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