Ball Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BLL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that BLL has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $50.2, the dividend yield is 1.04%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BLL was $50.2,
representing a -1.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.71 and
a 20.91% 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 $2.27. Zacks Investment Research reports BLL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.94%, compared to an
industry average of 10.7%.
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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
16.11% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BLL at 3.35%.