Compass Minerals International, Inc. (CMP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 28, 2014

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Compass Minerals International, Inc. ( CMP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CMP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.09% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $93.25, the dividend yield is 2.57%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CMP was $93.25, representing a -0.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.58 and a 45.16% increase over the 52 week low of $64.24.

CMP is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Teck Resources Ltd ( TCK ) and Vulcan Materials Company ( VMC ). CMP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4. Zacks Investment Research reports CMP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 13.22%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.


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



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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