Exponent, Inc. ( EXPO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 30, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 22, 2017. Shareholders who purchased EXPO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EXPO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $66.05, the dividend yield is 1.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EXPO was $66.05, representing a -3.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.30 and a 36.41% increase over the 52 week low of $48.42.
EXPO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as CGI Group, Inc. ( GIB ) and ManpowerGroup ( MAN ). EXPO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.93. Zacks Investment Research reports EXPO's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 22.22%, compared to an industry average of 12.5%.