Lennox International, Inc. ( LII ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 28, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.51 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased LII prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 18.6% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $186.56, the dividend yield is 1.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LII was $186.56, representing a -3.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $192.58 and a 37.32% increase over the 52 week low of $135.86.
LII is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). LII's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.77. Zacks Investment Research reports LII's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 14.02%, compared to an industry average of 13.9%.