Silgan Holdings, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SLGN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 16.67% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLGN was $45.27,
representing a -0.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.33 and
a 15.75% increase over the 52 week low of $39.11.
SLGN is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation (
) and Ball Corporation (
). SLGN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.17. Zacks Investment Research reports SLGN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.74%, compared to an
industry average of 16.8%.
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