McGrath RentCorp ( MGRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 15, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MGRC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that MGRC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MGRC was $37.76, representing a -5.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.10 and a 34% increase over the 52 week low of $28.18.
MGRC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Paychex, Inc. ( PAYX ) and ADT Corporation ( ADT ). MGRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.69. Zacks Investment Research reports MGRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -3.65%, compared to an industry average of 31.1%.