ABAXIS, Inc. (ABAX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 13, 2012
ABAXIS, Inc. ( ABAX ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased ABAX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $38.22, the dividend yield is 2.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABAX was $38.22, representing a -5.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.58 and a 49.53% increase over the 52 week low of $25.56.
ABAX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). ABAX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.05. Zacks Investment Research reports ABAX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 30.05%, compared to an industry average of 8.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ABAX Dividend History page.