Gardner Denver, Inc. ( GDI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GDI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that GDI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of GDI was $73.85, representing a -3.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.57 and a 62.17% increase over the 52 week low of $45.54.
GDI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ). GDI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.29. Zacks Investment Research reports GDI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.97%, compared to an industry average of 4.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GDI Dividend History page.