U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SLCA stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that SLCA has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $34.59, the dividend yield is 1.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLCA was $34.59,
representing a -6.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.14 and
a 129.83% increase over the 52 week low of $15.05.
SLCA is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Teck Resources Ltd (
) and Vulcan Materials Company (
). SLCA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.51. Zacks Investment Research reports SLCA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.57%, compared to an
industry average of 6.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SLCA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SLCA as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of
12.43% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SLCA at 4.27%.