Olin Corporation (OLN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 08, 2013


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Olin Corporation ( OLN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased OLN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 52nd quarter that OLN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $24.04, the dividend yield is 3.33%.

The previous trading day's last sale of OLN was $24.04, representing a -7.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.05 and a 30.65% increase over the 52 week low of $18.40.

OLN is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). OLN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.87. Zacks Investment Research reports OLN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.79%, compared to an industry average of 5.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the OLN Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to OLN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OLN as a top-10 holding:

  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DES with an increase of 14.97% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OLN at 0.77%.

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