Hillenbrand Inc (HI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 13, 2012
Hillenbrand Inc ( HI ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.195 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased HI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.3% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $21.41, the dividend yield is 3.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HI was $21.41, representing a -11.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.18 and a 27.82% increase over the 52 week low of $16.75.
HI is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as International Game Technology ( IGT ) and Brady Corporation ( BRC ). HI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports HI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.1%, compared to an industry average of 15.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HI Dividend History page.