Franklin Electric Co., Inc. ( FELE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 20, 2014. Shareholders who purchased FELE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that FELE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.34, the dividend yield is .96%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FELE was $37.34, representing a -19.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.11 and a 11.22% increase over the 52 week low of $33.57.
FELE is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwell Varco, Inc. ( NOV ). FELE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.63. Zacks Investment Research reports FELE's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.65%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.