National Instruments Corporation (NATI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 07, 2013
National Instruments Corporation ( NATI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NATI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that NATI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $32.24, the dividend yield is 1.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NATI was $32.24, representing a -1.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.83 and a 40.85% increase over the 52 week low of $22.89.
NATI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). NATI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.57. Zacks Investment Research reports NATI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.16%, compared to an industry average of -11.6%.