Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 27, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.1875 per share scheduled for December 13,
2012. Shareholders who purchased SCHN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that SCHN has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $27.82, the dividend yield is 2.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCHN was $27.82,
representing a -43.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.35 and
a 22.12% increase over the 52 week low of $22.78.
SCHN is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (
) and Johnson Controls, Inc. (
). SCHN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.98. Zacks Investment Research reports SCHN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 35.14%, compared to an
industry average of -15.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to SCHN through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have SCHN as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of
4.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SCHN at 3.19%.