Greif Bros. Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GEF stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 14th quarter that GEF has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $50.78, the dividend yield is 3.31%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GEF was $50.78,
representing a -12.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.27 and
a 27.59% increase over the 52 week low of $39.80.
GEF is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation (
) and Rock-Tenn Company (
). GEF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.38. Zacks Investment Research reports GEF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.33%, compared to an
industry average of 14.5%.
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