Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 23, 2014


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Kaiser Aluminum Corporation ( KALU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 23, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased KALU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $73.71, the dividend yield is 1.9%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KALU was $73.71, representing a -0.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.27 and a 26.24% increase over the 52 week low of $58.39.

KALU is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ). KALU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.49. Zacks Investment Research reports KALU's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.14%, compared to an industry average of 9.2%.

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

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