Virco Manufacturing Corporation ( VIRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 26, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.015 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 10, 2019. Shareholders who purchased VIRC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that VIRC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $3.98, the dividend yield is 1.51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VIRC was $3.98, representing a -25.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.35 and a 7.57% increase over the 52 week low of $3.70.
VIRC is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ) and Edwards Lifesciences Corporation ( EW ). VIRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.25. Zacks Investment Research reports VIRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 109.52%, compared to an industry average of 4%.