Harsco Corporation (HSC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 11, 2014


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Harsco Corporation ( HSC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 11, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.205 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HSC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 18th quarter that HSC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.17, the dividend yield is 3.54%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HSC was $23.17, representing a -20.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.99 and a 10.44% increase over the 52 week low of $20.98.

HSC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ). HSC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.82. Zacks Investment Research reports HSC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.64%, compared to an industry average of .6%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: HSC , PCP , NOV

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