Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (IPG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2014
Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. ( IPG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.095 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased IPG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 26.67% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of IPG was $17.19, representing a -3.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.85 and a 40.9% increase over the 52 week low of $12.20.
IPG is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as WPP plc ( WPPGY ) and Omnicom Group Inc. ( OMC ). IPG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.59. Zacks Investment Research reports IPG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 27.51%, compared to an industry average of 4.1%.