Valmont Industries, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2014. Shareholders who purchased VMI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that VMI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of VMI was $146.92,
representing a -10.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $164.93
and a 13.89% increase over the 52 week low of $129.
VMI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation (
) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
). VMI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $10.36. Zacks Investment Research reports VMI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -5.08%, compared to an
industry average of -9.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to VMI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have VMI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Water Resource Port (
- PowerShares Global Water Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PIO with an increase of
9.15% over the last 100 days. PHO has the highest percent weighting
of VMI at 4.05%.