Parker-Hannifin Corporation ( PH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 06, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 05, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $121.63, the dividend yield is 2.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PH was $121.63, representing a -8.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $133.41 and a 21.85% increase over the 52 week low of $99.82.
PH is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Baker Hughes Incorporated ( BHI ) and Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ). PH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.65. Zacks Investment Research reports PH's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 11.15%, compared to an industry average of 1.4%.