Pool Corporation ( POOL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 23, 2017. Shareholders who purchased POOL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 19.35% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $106.91, the dividend yield is 1.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of POOL was $106.91, representing a -13.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $124.26 and a 20.6% increase over the 52 week low of $88.65.
POOL is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ) and Edwards Lifesciences Corporation ( EW ). POOL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.82. Zacks Investment Research reports POOL's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 21.13%, compared to an industry average of 20.6%.
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