Zep Inc. (ZEP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 18, 2013


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Zep Inc. ( ZEP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ZEP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that ZEP has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of ZEP was $14.69, representing a -18.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.96 and a 23.76% increase over the 52 week low of $11.87.

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 $.99. Zacks Investment Research reports ZEP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 20.62%, compared to an industry average of 11.8%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: CLX , SIAL , ZEP

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