Hardinge, Inc. ( HDNG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HDNG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 13th quarter that HDNG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $11.26, the dividend yield is .71%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HDNG was $11.26, representing a -29.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.03 and a 1.35% increase over the 52 week low of $11.11.
HDNG is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). HDNG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.7.
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