KMG Chemicals, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.03 per share scheduled for December 21,
2012. Shareholders who purchased KMG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that KMG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $18.43, the dividend yield is .65%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KMG was $18.43,
representing a -6.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.72 and
a 22.95% increase over the 52 week low of $14.99.
KMG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
) and Dow Chemical Company (
). KMG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports KMG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.1%, compared to an
industry average of 3.1%.
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