Actuant Corporation ( ATU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ATU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that ATU has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of ATU was $18.23, representing a -44.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.91 and a 3.87% increase over the 52 week low of $17.55.
ATU is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). ATU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.47. Zacks Investment Research reports ATU's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -17.2%, compared to an industry average of 3.8%.
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