Ball Corporation (BLL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2013

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Ball Corporation ( BLL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BLL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BLL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $45.07, the dividend yield is 1.15%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BLL was $45.07, representing a -7.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.50 and a 9.63% increase over the 52 week low of $41.11.

BLL is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) and Rock-Tenn Company ( RKT ). BLL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports BLL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.35%, compared to an industry average of 15.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BLL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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