Silgan Holdings, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17,
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 same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $47.59, the dividend yield is 1.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLGN was $47.59,
representing a -4.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.83 and a
21.68% 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 Rock-Tenn Company (
). SLGN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports SLGN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.27%, compared to an
industry average of 16.1%.
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