Zep Inc. (ZEP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 16, 2014


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Zep Inc. ( ZEP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 16, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ZEP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of ZEP was $17.44, representing a -18.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.34 and a 37.97% increase over the 52 week low of $12.64.

ZEP is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Clorox Company ( CLX ) and Sigma-Aldrich Corporation ( SIAL ). ZEP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.66. Zacks Investment Research reports ZEP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.47%, compared to an industry average of -4.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ZEP Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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