Utah Medical Products, Inc. (
) 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 (
) and Baxter International Inc. (
). 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%.
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