Oplink Communications, Inc. ( OPLK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OPLK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $19.2, the dividend yield is .26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OPLK was $19.2, representing a -14.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.54 and a 38.08% increase over the 52 week low of $13.91.
OPLK is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ). OPLK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.08. Zacks Investment Research reports OPLK's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 260%, compared to an industry average of -12.1%.
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