Steelcase Inc. ( SCS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 02, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.105 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SCS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCS was $16.61, representing a -2% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.95 and a 36.6% increase over the 52 week low of $12.16.
SCS is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as W.W. Grainger, Inc. ( GWW ) and NCR Corporation ( NCR ). SCS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.69. Zacks Investment Research reports SCS's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 20.12%, compared to an industry average of 14%.
The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.