Valspar Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13,
2014. Shareholders who purchased VAL stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that VAL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $74.49, the dividend yield is 1.4%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VAL was $74.49,
representing a -2.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.18 and
a 21.86% increase over the 52 week low of $61.13.
VAL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as PPG Industries, Inc. (
) and RPM International Inc. (
). VAL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.36. Zacks Investment Research reports VAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.25%, compared to an
industry average of 14.4%.
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