CLARCOR Inc. ( CLC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 02, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.135 per share scheduled for January 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CLC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.5% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLC was $47.45, representing a -12.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.22 and a 10.99% increase over the 52 week low of $42.75.
CLC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Ingersoll-Rand plc (Ireland) ( IR ). CLC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.44. Zacks Investment Research reports CLC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -.55%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CLC Dividend History page.