Celanese Corporation (CE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 31, 2013


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Celanese Corporation ( CE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 140% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $56.78, the dividend yield is 1.27%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CE was $56.78, representing a -3.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.56 and a 50.65% increase over the 52 week low of $37.69.

CE is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). CE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.39. Zacks Investment Research reports CE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 18.61%, compared to an industry average of 5.5%.

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

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