ITT Corporation ( ITT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1183 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ITT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ITT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $35.66, the dividend yield is 1.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ITT was $35.66, representing a -27.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.42 and a 8.06% increase over the 52 week low of $33.
ITT is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Xylem Inc. ( XYL ) and Flowserve Corporation ( FLS ). ITT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.26. Zacks Investment Research reports ITT's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 2.06%, compared to an industry average of -.8%.
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