Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (SIAL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 26, 2013


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Sigma-Aldrich Corporation ( SIAL ) 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 ( CLX ) and Ashland Inc. ( ASH ). 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%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: ASH , CLX , SIAL

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