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Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (HCSG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 15, 2017

Healthcare Services Group, Inc. ( HCSG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.186 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 24, 2017. Shareholders who purchased HCSG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.54% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of HCSG was $41.27, representing a -2.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.18 and a 21.44% increase over the 52 week low of $33.99.

HCSG is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as HCA Holdings, Inc. ( HCA ) and Fresenius Medical Care Corporation ( FMS ). HCSG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports HCSG's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 12.86%, compared to an industry average of -3.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HCSG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to HCSG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have HCSG as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Industrials Portfolio ( PSCI )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( VIOG )
  • Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF ( SMDV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCI with an increase of 17.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HCSG at 2.15%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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