MTS Systems Corporation (MTSC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2013
MTS Systems Corporation ( MTSC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MTSC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MTSC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MTSC was $53.5, representing a -10.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.76 and a 45.18% increase over the 52 week low of $36.85.
MTSC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ). MTSC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.09. Zacks Investment Research reports MTSC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.69%, compared to an industry average of 8.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MTSC Dividend History page.