Utah Medical Products, Inc. (UTMD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 11, 2012


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Utah Medical Products, Inc. ( UTMD ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 11, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.245 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased UTMD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.08% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $34.51, the dividend yield is 2.84%.

The previous trading day's last sale of UTMD was $34.51, representing a -4.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $36 and a 32.12% increase over the 52 week low of $26.12.

UTMD is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ). UTMD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.65. Zacks Investment Research reports UTMD's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 32.51%, compared to an industry average of 8.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UTMD Dividend History page.

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Referenced Stocks: BAX , MMM , UTMD

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