Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (ROC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2014


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Rockwood Holdings, Inc. ( ROC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ROC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ROC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of ROC was $76.61, representing a -0.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.64 and a 31.11% increase over the 52 week low of $58.43.

ROC 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 ). ROC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $15.56. Zacks Investment Research reports ROC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -43.54%, compared to an industry average of 12.1%.

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

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

  • First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ( FXZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXZ with an increase of 10.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ROC at 3.36%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: ROC , DD , DOW , FXZ

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