Buckeye Technologies, Inc. (BKI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2013

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Buckeye Technologies, Inc. ( BKI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BKI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 28.57% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of BKI was $28.65, representing a -20.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.98 and a 21.81% increase over the 52 week low of $23.52.

BKI is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Fibria Celulose S.A. ( FBR ). BKI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports BKI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -7.17%, compared to an industry average of 4.2%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCM with an increase of 19.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BKI at 3.34%.



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



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