Steel Dynamics, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased STLD stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that STLD has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $16.58, the dividend yield is 2.65%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STLD was $16.58,
representing a -5.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.57 and
a 50.86% increase over the 52 week low of $10.99.
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 $.67. Zacks Investment Research reports STLD's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.86%, compared to an
industry average of 12%.
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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 (
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SLX with an increase of
10.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of STLD at 4.35%.