Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 27, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share scheduled for December 18,
2012. 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. At the current stock
price of $43.7, the dividend yield is 3.2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ROC was $43.7,
representing a -23.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $57 and a
19.5% increase over the 52 week low of $36.57.
ROC 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 (
). ROC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.31. Zacks Investment Research reports ROC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -2.34%, compared to an
industry average of 4.8%.
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