Potlatch Corporation (PCH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 13, 2013
Potlatch Corporation ( PCH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PCH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that PCH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $39.25, the dividend yield is 3.16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PCH was $39.25, representing a -23.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.48 and a 8.91% increase over the 52 week low of $36.04.
PCH is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). PCH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports PCH's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 70.32%, compared to an industry average of 26.6%.