Simulations Plus, Inc. ( SLP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SLP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 33.33% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $5.18, the dividend yield is 3.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLP was $5.18, representing a -4.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.45 and a 35.6% increase over the 52 week low of $3.82.
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 $.18. Zacks Investment Research reports SLP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as %, compared to an industry average of 2.4%.