Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012
Lincoln Educational Services Corporation ( LINC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased LINC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that LINC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $4.22, the dividend yield is 6.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LINC was $4.22, representing a -56.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.70 and a 23.39% increase over the 52 week low of $3.42.
LINC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) ( TYC ) and H&R Block, Inc. ( HRB ). LINC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.86. Zacks Investment Research reports LINC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -121.94%, compared to an industry average of -6.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LINC Dividend History page.