International Game Technology (IGT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 20, 2014
International Game Technology ( IGT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 20, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased IGT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 37.5% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of IGT was $15.24, representing a -28.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.20 and a 9.56% increase over the 52 week low of $13.91.
IGT is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hillenbrand Inc ( HI ) and Brady Corporation ( BRC ). IGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.09. Zacks Investment Research reports IGT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -7.14%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.