Invacare Corporation ( IVC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 02, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.0125 per share scheduled for January 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased IVC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 35th quarter that IVC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of IVC was $16.28, representing a -15.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.25 and a 26.5% increase over the 52 week low of $12.87.
IVC is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ). IVC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.81. Zacks Investment Research reports IVC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -50.98%, compared to an industry average of 1.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the IVC Dividend History page.