Ituran Location and Control Ltd. ( ITRN ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 21, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share scheduled for January 09, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ITRN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -50% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $13.17, the dividend yield is 3.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ITRN was $13.17, representing a -16.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.72 and a 24.36% increase over the 52 week low of $10.59.
ITRN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as EMC Corporation ( EMC ) and TE Connectivity Ltd. ( TEL ). ITRN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.26. Zacks Investment Research reports ITRN's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -26.83%, compared to an industry average of 7.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ITRN Dividend History page.