Chemed Corp. (CHE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 08, 2013
Chemed Corp. ( CHE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CHE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $72.53, the dividend yield is 1.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CHE was $72.53, representing a -11.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $82 and a 28.35% increase over the 52 week low of $56.51.
CHE is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as CVS Corporation ( CVS ) and Express Scripts Holding Company ( ESRX ). CHE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.41. Zacks Investment Research reports CHE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.19%, compared to an industry average of -2.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CHE Dividend History page.