Avery Dennison Corporation (AVY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 03, 2012


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Avery Dennison Corporation ( AVY ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 03, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share scheduled for December 19, 2012. Shareholders who purchased AVY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that AVY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $33.7, the dividend yield is 3.2%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AVY was $33.7, representing a -4.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.32 and a 35.67% increase over the 52 week low of $24.84.

AVY is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) and Ball Corporation ( BLL ). AVY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.81. Zacks Investment Research reports AVY's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -6.1%, compared to an industry average of 10.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AVY Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to AVY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AVY as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI )
  • Russell Small Cap Contrarian ETF (SCTR).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RGI with an increase of 11.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AVY at 1.74%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: AVY , BLL , KMB , RGI

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