Hillenbrand Inc ( HI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 13, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.207 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 28, 2018. Shareholders who purchased HI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that HI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $50.8, the dividend yield is 1.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HI was $50.8, representing a -4.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $53 and a 41.9% increase over the 52 week low of $35.80.
HI is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Brady Corporation ( BRC ) and PlayAGS, Inc. ( AGS ). HI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.1. Zacks Investment Research reports HI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 14.22%, compared to an industry average of 20.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HI as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P SmallCap Industrials ETF ( PSCI )
- Invesco DWA Consumer Staples Momentum ETF ( PSL )
- ProShares Trust ( SMDV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCI with an increase of 12.89% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HI at 1.98%.