Douglas Dynamics, Inc. ( PLOW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2075 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PLOW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.22% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of PLOW was $14.27, representing a -9.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.70 and a 13.98% increase over the 52 week low of $12.52.
PLOW is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Caterpillar, Inc. ( CAT ) and CNH Global N.V. ( CNH ). PLOW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.26. Zacks Investment Research reports PLOW's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 111.54%, compared to an industry average of 1.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PLOW Dividend History page.
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