Oil-Dri Corporation Of America ( ODC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ODC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.26% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $30.8, the dividend yield is 2.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ODC was $30.8, representing a -26.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.74 and a 28.23% increase over the 52 week low of $24.02.
ODC is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as International Game Technology ( IGT ) and Hillenbrand Inc ( HI ). ODC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.18.