Nordson Corporation ( NDSN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 20, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 08, 2019. Shareholders who purchased NDSN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $116.29, the dividend yield is 1.2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NDSN was $116.29, representing a -23.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $151.84 and a 5.56% increase over the 52 week low of $110.16.
NDSN is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). Zacks Investment Research reports NDSN's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 9.72%, compared to an industry average of 19.9%.