Agrium Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 17,
2014. Shareholders who purchased AGU stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that AGU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $92.64, the dividend yield is 3.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGU was $92.64,
representing a -5.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $97.97 and
a 20.02% increase over the 52 week low of $77.19.
AGU is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Monsanto Company (
) and Syngenta AG (
). AGU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.22. Zacks Investment Research reports AGU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -14.73%, compared to an
industry average of -11.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AGU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGU as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (
- RevenueShares ADR (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTR with an increase of
12.74% over the last 100 days. MOO has the highest percent
weighting of AGU at 3.67%.