LeMaitre Vascular, Inc. ( LMAT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.035 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LMAT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that LMAT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $7.26, the dividend yield is 1.93%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LMAT was $7.26, representing a -18.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.96 and a 13.62% increase over the 52 week low of $6.39.
LMAT is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ). LMAT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.17. Zacks Investment Research reports LMAT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11%, compared to an industry average of 10.1%.