Xyratex Ltd. (XRTX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 15, 2013
Xyratex Ltd. ( XRTX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased XRTX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that XRTX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.92, the dividend yield is 2.75%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XRTX was $10.92, representing a -11.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.29 and a 54.67% increase over the 52 week low of $7.06.
XRTX is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as EMC Corporation ( EMC ) and TE Connectivity Ltd. ( TEL ). XRTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.29. Zacks Investment Research reports XRTX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -68.75%, compared to an industry average of -8.7%.