Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SWM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that SWM has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $56.53, the dividend yield is 2.12%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SWM was $56.53,
representing a -2.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.90 and
a 77.82% increase over the 52 week low of $31.79.
SWM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as International Paper Company (
) and Fibria Celulose S.A. (
). SWM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.2. Zacks Investment Research reports SWM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.46%, compared to an
industry average of 5.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SWM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SWM as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCM with an increase of
2.61% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SWM at 4.71%.