NIC Inc. (EGOV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 06, 2013
NIC Inc. ( EGOV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EGOV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 40% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of EGOV was $23.64, representing a -9.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.99 and a 67.42% increase over the 52 week low of $14.12.
EGOV is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as CGI Group, Inc. ( GIB ) and Towers Watson & Co ( TW ). EGOV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.53. Zacks Investment Research reports EGOV's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 36.67%, compared to an industry average of 2.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EGOV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EGOV as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Software & Services ETF ( XSW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSW with an increase of 18.81% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EGOV at 0.72%.