Cohu, Inc. ( COHU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased COHU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 36th quarter that COHU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $11.08, the dividend yield is 2.17%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COHU was $11.08, representing a -17.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.40 and a 22.97% increase over the 52 week low of $9.01.
COHU is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ). COHU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.98. Zacks Investment Research reports COHU's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 100.53%, compared to an industry average of 38.2%.
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