NIC Inc. ( EGOV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19, 2019. Shareholders who purchased EGOV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that EGOV has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of EGOV was $17.09, representing a -2.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.55 and a 45.32% increase over the 52 week low of $11.76.
EGOV is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Visa Inc. ( V ). EGOV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports EGOV's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -16.76%, compared to an industry average of 13.4%.
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