Comtech Telecommunications Corp. ( CMTL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 16, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 17, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CMTL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that CMTL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.78, the dividend yield is 1.68%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMTL was $23.78, representing a -35.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.94 and a 13.54% increase over the 52 week low of $20.95.
CMTL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM ) and Nokia Corporation ( NOK ). CMTL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.11. Zacks Investment Research reports CMTL's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 50.67%, compared to an industry average of -1.1%.
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