U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (USPH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 17, 2014
U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. ( USPH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 17, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased USPH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of USPH was $32.91, representing a -11.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.25 and a 44.09% increase over the 52 week low of $22.84.
USPH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as CVS Corporation ( CVS ) and Express Scripts Holding Company ( ESRX ). USPH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.06. Zacks Investment Research reports USPH's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.69%, compared to an industry average of -3.1%.