Alamo Group, Inc. (ALG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 15, 2013
Alamo Group, Inc. ( ALG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $39.79, the dividend yield is .7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALG was $39.79, representing a -2.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.64 and a 46.99% increase over the 52 week low of $27.07.
ALG is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). ALG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.39. Zacks Investment Research reports ALG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.86%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ALG Dividend History page.