Chemed Corp. (CHE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 28, 2013
Chemed Corp. ( CHE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CHE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CHE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $67.73, the dividend yield is 1.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CHE was $67.73, representing a -17.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $82 and a 25.29% increase over the 52 week low of $54.06.
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 $4.74. Zacks Investment Research reports CHE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.98%, compared to an industry average of -1.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CHE Dividend History page.