Steel Dynamics, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STLD stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that STLD has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $19.36, the dividend yield is 2.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STLD was $19.36,
representing a -0.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.41 and
a 48.13% increase over the 52 week low of $13.07.
STLD is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as ArcelorMittal (
) and Tenaris S.A. (
). STLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports STLD's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.1%, compared to an
industry average of 7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to STLD through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STLD as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SLX with an increase of
17.93% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of STLD at 4.68%.