Steel Dynamics, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12,
2013. Shareholders who purchased STLD stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of STLD was $15.55,
representing a -3.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.16 and
a 53.81% increase over the 52 week low of $10.11.
STLD is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Tenaris S.A. (
) and POSCO (
). STLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports STLD's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 49.33%, compared to an
industry average of 10.9%.
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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:
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an decrease of
-8.79% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of STLD at 4.1%.