Tennant Company ( TNC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012. Shareholders who purchased TNC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.88% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $37.74, the dividend yield is 1.91%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TNC was $37.74, representing a -23.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.19 and a 8.48% increase over the 52 week low of $34.79.
TNC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). TNC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.04. Zacks Investment Research reports TNC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 3.38%, compared to an industry average of 4.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TNC Dividend History page.
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