Unifirst Corporation (UNF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 06, 2013
Unifirst Corporation ( UNF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0375 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UNF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 53rd quarter that UNF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $96.35, the dividend yield is .16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UNF was $96.35, representing a -7.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $104.38 and a 51.78% increase over the 52 week low of $63.48.
UNF is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) ( TYC ) and H&R Block, Inc. ( HRB ). UNF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.43. Zacks Investment Research reports UNF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 25.16%, compared to an industry average of 9.1%.