Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.215 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SIAL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that SIAL has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $87.46, the dividend yield is .98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SIAL was $87.46,
representing a -1.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.55 and
a 24.04% increase over the 52 week low of $70.51.
SIAL is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Clorox Company (
) and Ashland Inc. (
). SIAL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.93. Zacks Investment Research reports SIAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.93%, compared to an
industry average of 1.9%.
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