Gentex Corporation ( GNTX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 05, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 19, 2017. Shareholders who purchased GNTX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that GNTX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $20.76, the dividend yield is 1.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GNTX was $20.76, representing a -6.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.12 and a 41.61% increase over the 52 week low of $14.66.
GNTX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Ingersoll-Rand plc (Ireland) ( IR ). GNTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.21. Zacks Investment Research reports GNTX's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 9.45%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to GNTX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GNTX as a top-10 holding:
- ValueShares US Quantitative Value ETF ( QVAL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is QVAL with an increase of 11.92% over the last 100 days.