Smith & Nephew SNATS, Inc. ( SNN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 15, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.372 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 06, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SNN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 69.09% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SNN was $34.68, representing a -14.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.36 and a 20.12% increase over the 52 week low of $28.87.
SNN is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ). SNN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.13. Zacks Investment Research reports SNN's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 6.33%, compared to an industry average of 8.2%.