McGrath RentCorp ( MGRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 13, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.255 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 29, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MGRC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $23.35, the dividend yield is 4.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MGRC was $23.35, representing a -33.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $35 and a 8.81% increase over the 52 week low of $21.46.
MGRC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Paychex, Inc. ( PAYX ) and Aercap Holdings N.V. ( AER ). MGRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports MGRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as .63%, compared to an industry average of 18.4%.