Simulations Plus, Inc. ( SLP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 24, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SLP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SLP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.85, the dividend yield is 1.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLP was $17.85, representing a -0.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $18 and a 62.27% increase over the 52 week low of $11.
SLP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Altaba Inc. ( AABA ) and Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ). SLP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.47. Zacks Investment Research reports SLP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 17.65%, compared to an industry average of 11.8%.