Ball Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 16,
2014. Shareholders who purchased BLL stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th
quarter that BLL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $60.47, the dividend yield is .86%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BLL was $60.47,
representing a -0.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.65 and a
45.64% increase over the 52 week low of $41.52.
BLL is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation (
) and Rock-Tenn Company (
). BLL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.91. Zacks Investment Research reports BLL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.6%, compared to an
industry average of 15.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BLL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BLL as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTM with an increase of
3.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BLL at 3.34%.