Columbus McKinnon Corporation ( CMCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 04, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 16, 2016. Shareholders who purchased CMCO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that CMCO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $16.53, the dividend yield is .97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMCO was $16.53, representing a -36.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.88 and a 30.98% increase over the 52 week low of $12.62.
CMCO is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Caterpillar, Inc. ( CAT ) and CNH Industrial N.V. ( CNHI ). CMCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.78. Zacks Investment Research reports CMCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -11.35%, compared to an industry average of -9.7%.