Knight Transportation, Inc. ( KNX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27, 2014. Shareholders who purchased KNX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that KNX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $24.38, the dividend yield is .98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KNX was $24.38, representing a -2.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $25 and a 53.53% increase over the 52 week low of $15.88.
KNX is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ). KNX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.91. Zacks Investment Research reports KNX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 20.93%, compared to an industry average of 13.6%.
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