Nordson Corporation (NDSN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 19, 2012
Nordson Corporation ( NDSN ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share scheduled for January 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NDSN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $61.1, the dividend yield is .98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NDSN was $61.1, representing a -5.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.74 and a 55.15% increase over the 52 week low of $39.38.
NDSN is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). NDSN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.45. Zacks Investment Research reports NDSN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.39%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NDSN Dividend History page.