FLIR Systems, Inc. ( FLIR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 08, 2017. Shareholders who purchased FLIR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that FLIR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.87, the dividend yield is 1.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FLIR was $46.87, representing a -2.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.06 and a 38.87% increase over the 52 week low of $33.75.
FLIR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). FLIR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.59. Zacks Investment Research reports FLIR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 10.06%, compared to an industry average of -3%.
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