Mindray Medical International Limited ( MR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 17, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31, 2015. Shareholders who purchased MR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -20% decrease from the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of MR was $26.64, representing a -22.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.54 and a 2.86% increase over the 52 week low of $25.90.
MR is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ). MR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.81. Zacks Investment Research reports MR's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 2.27%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.