Teleflex Incorporated ( TFX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 02, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased TFX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 32nd quarter that TFX has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TFX was $142.82, representing a -2.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $146.61 and a 21.07% increase over the 52 week low of $117.96.
TFX is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Stryker Corporation ( SYK ). TFX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.06. Zacks Investment Research reports TFX's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 12.29%, compared to an industry average of 14.6%.