L.S. Starrett Company (SCX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 14, 2012
L.S. Starrett Company ( SCX ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 14, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased SCX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that SCX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.6, the dividend yield is 3.77%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCX was $10.6, representing a -28.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.86 and a 13.13% increase over the 52 week low of $9.37.
SCX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). SCX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.25. Zacks Investment Research reports SCX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -39.53%, compared to an industry average of -4.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SCX Dividend History page.