Hillenbrand Inc (HI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 12, 2013
Hillenbrand Inc ( HI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.195 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that HI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.5, the dividend yield is 2.94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HI was $26.5, representing a -0.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.60 and a 47.06% increase over the 52 week low of $18.02.
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 $1.04. Zacks Investment Research reports HI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.1%, compared to an industry average of 15.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XSLV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSLV with an increase of 8.49% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HI at 0.69%.