Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. ( TYPE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.116 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 22, 2019. Shareholders who purchased TYPE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that TYPE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $15.88, the dividend yield is 2.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TYPE was $15.88, representing a -40.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.75 and a 2.58% increase over the 52 week low of $15.48.
TYPE is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ) and Infosys Limited ( INFY ). TYPE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.35. Zacks Investment Research reports TYPE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 26.42%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.
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