Valmont Industries, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased VMI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
11.11% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $136.42, the dividend yield is .73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VMI was $136.42,
representing a -17.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $164.93
and a 22.16% increase over the 52 week low of $111.67.
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 $9.68. Zacks Investment Research reports VMI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 23.05%, compared to an
industry average of 9.3%.
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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 (
- First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNY with an increase of
13.11% over the last 100 days. PHO has the highest percent
weighting of VMI at 3.69%.