Herman Miller, Inc. ( MLHR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 24, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1475 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MLHR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.36% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $30.92, the dividend yield is 1.91%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MLHR was $30.92, representing a -5.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.71 and a 17.7% increase over the 52 week low of $26.27.
MLHR is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as W.W. Grainger, Inc. ( GWW ) and HD Supply Holdings, Inc. ( HDS ). MLHR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.76. Zacks Investment Research reports MLHR's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 12.09%, compared to an industry average of 22.5%.