U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. ( USPH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 03, 2015. Shareholders who purchased USPH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of USPH was $48, representing a -5.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.79 and a 62.38% increase over the 52 week low of $29.56.
USPH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as CVS Health Corporation ( CVS ) and Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. ( WBA ). USPH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.72. Zacks Investment Research reports USPH's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 14.51%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.