Universal Forest Products, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UFPI stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 5% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of UFPI was $51.56,
representing a -5.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.40 and
a 55.16% increase over the 52 week low of $33.23.
UFPI is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Masco Corporation (
) and Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (
). UFPI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.66. Zacks Investment Research reports UFPI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 81.78%, compared to an
industry average of 14.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to UFPI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have UFPI as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FVL with an increase of
16.74% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of UFPI at 1.26%.