Utah Medical Products, Inc. ( UTMD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.245 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UTMD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.08% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of UTMD was $48.28, representing a -2.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.45 and a 72.64% increase over the 52 week low of $27.97.
UTMD is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ). UTMD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.75. Zacks Investment Research reports UTMD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.38%, compared to an industry average of 6.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UTMD Dividend History page.
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