Simulations Plus, Inc. ( SLP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 26, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 06, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SLP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 13th quarter that SLP has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLP was $9.9, representing a -12.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.35 and a 46.88% increase over the 52 week low of $6.74.
SLP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ) and Yahoo! Inc. ( YHOO ). SLP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.31. Zacks Investment Research reports SLP's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 10.34%, compared to an industry average of 3.3%.
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