Zep Inc. (ZEP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 15, 2013
Zep Inc. ( ZEP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ZEP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 22nd quarter that ZEP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.05, the dividend yield is 1.23%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ZEP was $13.05, representing a -23.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.04 and a 9.94% increase over the 52 week low of $11.87.
ZEP is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Clorox Company ( CLX ) and Sigma-Aldrich Corporation ( SIAL ). ZEP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.89. Zacks Investment Research reports ZEP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.53%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ZEP Dividend History page.