U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. ( USPH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 12, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 05, 2017. Shareholders who purchased USPH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.65% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day’s last sale of USPH was $63.95, representing a -18.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $78 and a 37.85% increase over the 52 week low of $46.39.
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 6.4%.
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