Sensient Technologies Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SXT stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 4.55% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $44.13, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of SXT was $44.13,
representing a -2.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.41 and
a 33.2% increase over the 52 week low of $33.13.
SXT 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 (
). SXT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports SXT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.63%, compared to an
industry average of -1%.
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