Landauer (NYSE: LDR ) is landing on the side of consistency as far as its shareholder payout is concerned. The company has declared a dividend of $0.55 per share for its Q4, to be handed out on October 3 to shareholders of record as of September 9. That amount matches all of the firm's previous distributions stretching back to January 2011. Before that, Landauer dispensed a bit less at $0.5375 per share.
The firm initiated dividends in January 2003. Since then, its payout has climbed steadily from $0.375 per share to the present level.
The just-declared dividend annualizes to $2.20 per share. That yields 4.6% at Landauer's most recent closing stock price of $47.80.