Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2013
Owens & Minor, Inc. ( OMI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased OMI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that OMI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.2, the dividend yield is 2.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OMI was $37.2, representing a -3.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.55 and a 36.51% increase over the 52 week low of $27.25.
OMI is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) and WellPoint Inc. ( WLP ). OMI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.7. Zacks Investment Research reports OMI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.11%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.