Unifirst Corporation ( UNF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 09, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.0375 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased UNF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 56th quarter that UNF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $101.14, the dividend yield is .15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UNF was $101.14, representing a -14.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $117.91 and a 15.35% increase over the 52 week low of $87.68.
UNF is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) ( TYC ) and H&R Block, Inc. ( HRB ). UNF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.93. Zacks Investment Research reports UNF's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -1.66%, compared to an industry average of 3.6%.