U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.4 per share scheduled for December 27, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased USPH stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
344.44% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price
of $27.06, the dividend yield is 17.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of USPH was $27.06,
representing a -4.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.40 and
a 52.45% increase over the 52 week low of $17.75.
USPH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as CVS Corporation (
) and Express Scripts Holding Company (
). USPH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.86. Zacks Investment Research reports USPH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 11.23%, compared to an
industry average of -9.4%.
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