McGrath RentCorp ( MGRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 15, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 31, 2015. Shareholders who purchased MGRC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.04% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $28.81, the dividend yield is 3.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MGRC was $28.81, representing a -25.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.79 and a 0.91% increase over the 52 week low of $28.55.
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 $1.71. Zacks Investment Research reports MGRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 3.14%, compared to an industry average of 13.6%.