Buckeye Technologies, Inc. (BKI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 10, 2013


Shutterstock photo

Buckeye Technologies, Inc. ( BKI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BKI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BKI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.76, the dividend yield is .95%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BKI was $37.76, representing a -0.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.93 and a 60.54% 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 Meadwestvaco Corporation ( MWV ). BKI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.36. Zacks Investment Research reports BKI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13.65%, compared to an industry average of 5.6%.

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 14.79% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BKI at 3.16%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: BKI , IP , MWV , PSCM

More from NASDAQ.com News


NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

Follow on:

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Data Provided by BankRate.com