Cummins Inc. ( CMI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 17, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.975 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased CMI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CMI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMI was $97.01, representing a -33.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $146.13 and a 21.44% increase over the 52 week low of $79.88.
CMI is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). CMI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $9.34. Zacks Investment Research reports CMI's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -13.37%, compared to an industry average of -1.6%.
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