Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (CMTL) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 13, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 27, 2020. Shareholders who purchased CMTL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that CMTL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $16.43, the dividend yield is 2.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMTL was $16.43, representing a -56.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $38 and a 43.12% increase over the 52 week low of $11.48.
CMTL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) and Ericsson (ERIC). CMTL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.28. Zacks Investment Research reports CMTL's forecasted earnings growth in 2021 as 5.19%, compared to an industry average of 5%.
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