NutriSystem Inc ( NTRI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 03, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2016. Shareholders who purchased NTRI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 32nd quarter that NTRI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NTRI was $20.07, representing a -37.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.05 and a 18.2% increase over the 52 week low of $16.98.
NTRI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Amazon.com, Inc. ( AMZN ) and Liberty Interactive Corporation ( LVNTA ). NTRI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.94. Zacks Investment Research reports NTRI's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 15.79%, compared to an industry average of 1.4%.