James Hardie Industries plc. (JHX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 25, 2013
James Hardie Industries plc. ( JHX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.85 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased JHX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 640% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of JHX was $43.99, representing a -18.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.03 and a 19.38% increase over the 52 week low of $36.85.
JHX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as CRH PLC ( CRH ) and Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. ( CX ). JHX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.54. Zacks Investment Research reports JHX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 35%, compared to an industry average of 9.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the JHX Dividend History page.