Superior Group of Companies, Inc. ( SGC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SGC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.26% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $19.42, the dividend yield is 2.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SGC was $19.42, representing a -32.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.85 and a 4.83% increase over the 52 week low of $18.53.
SGC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) and Cintas Corporation ( CTAS ). SGC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports SGC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -4%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.