Steelcase Inc. ( SCS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 14, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SCS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SCS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $14.14, the dividend yield is 3.82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCS was $14.14, representing a -26.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.35 and a 7.94% increase over the 52 week low of $13.10.
SCS is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as W.W. Grainger, Inc. ( GWW ) and HD Supply Holdings, Inc. ( HDS ). SCS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports SCS's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 19.23%, compared to an industry average of 19.2%.
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