Nucor Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 25, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3675 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NUE stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that NUE has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $49.88, the dividend yield is 2.95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NUE was $49.88,
representing a -2.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.25 and
a 32.33% increase over the 52 week low of $37.70.
NUE is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Tenaris S.A. (
) and POSCO (
). NUE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.31. Zacks Investment Research reports NUE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -18.41%, compared to an
industry average of 12.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to NUE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NUE as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Basic Materials Index (
- SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTM with an increase of
11.81% over the last 100 days. SLX has the highest percent
weighting of NUE at 4.75%.