Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1458 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BIN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 9.71% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $26.05, the dividend yield is 2.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BIN was $26.05,
representing a -0.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.23 and
a 43.68% increase over the 52 week low of $18.13.
BIN is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Waste Management, Inc. (
) and Republic Services, Inc. (
). BIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.91. Zacks Investment Research reports BIN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.63%, compared to an
industry average of 16%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BIN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BIN as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Environment Index ETF Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an increase of
11.61% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BIN at 3.11%.