Primoris Services Corporation ( PRIM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 29, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.055 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased PRIM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PRIM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRIM was $24.17, representing a -4.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.25 and a 51.35% increase over the 52 week low of $15.97.
PRIM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Aqua America, Inc. ( WTR ). PRIM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.64. Zacks Investment Research reports PRIM's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 69.01%, compared to an industry average of 25.6%.