Globe Specialty Metals Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 24,
2014. Shareholders who purchased GSM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
20% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock
price of $19.81, the dividend yield is 1.51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GSM was $19.81,
representing a -9.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $22 and a
87.42% increase over the 52 week low of $10.57.
GSM is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation (
) and National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (
). GSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.24. Zacks Investment Research reports GSM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 27.5%, compared to an
industry average of 16.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GSM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GSM as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Materials Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCM with an increase of
5.58% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GSM at 3.13%.