Inter Parfums, Inc. ( IPAR ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased IPAR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that IPAR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $19.87, the dividend yield is 1.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IPAR was $19.87, representing a -5.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.98 and a 32.64% increase over the 52 week low of $14.98.
IPAR is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Colgate-Palmolive Company ( CL ). IPAR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.17. Zacks Investment Research reports IPAR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 9.81%, compared to an industry average of 4.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the IPAR Dividend History page.