U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. ( USPH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 16, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2016. Shareholders who purchased USPH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that USPH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $61.2, the dividend yield is 1.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of USPH was $61.2, representing a -5.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.89 and a 34.15% increase over the 52 week low of $45.62.
USPH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. ( WBA ) and CVS Health Corporation ( CVS ). USPH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.94. Zacks Investment Research reports USPH's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 8.47%, compared to an industry average of 12%.