Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. ( VSH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 10, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 26, 2014. Shareholders who purchased VSH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $15.36, the dividend yield is 1.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VSH was $15.36, representing a -0.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.44 and a 28.75% increase over the 52 week low of $11.93.
VSH is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ). VSH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.8. Zacks Investment Research reports VSH's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 22.53%, compared to an industry average of 20.5%.