Spartan Motors, Inc. (SPAR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 12, 2013
Spartan Motors, Inc. ( SPAR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SPAR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that SPAR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPAR was $6.14, representing a -12.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.02 and a 41.15% increase over the 52 week low of $4.35.
SPAR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Toyota Motor Corp Ltd Ord ( TM ) and Honda Motor Company, Ltd. ( HMC ). SPAR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.16. Zacks Investment Research reports SPAR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -117.54%, compared to an industry average of 8.6%.