Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 20, 2014


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Scotts Miracle-Gro Company ( SMG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.4375 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SMG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SMG has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of SMG was $57.21, representing a -9.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.39 and a 36.18% increase over the 52 week low of $42.01.

SMG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Monsanto Company ( MON ) and Syngenta AG ( SYT ). SMG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.6. Zacks Investment Research reports SMG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.54%, compared to an industry average of -20.5%.

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

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