Valspar Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14,
2013. 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 $73.66, the dividend yield is 1.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VAL was $73.66,
representing a -0.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.25 and
a 62.1% increase over the 52 week low of $45.44.
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 $3.15. Zacks Investment Research reports VAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.6%, compared to an
industry average of 13.5%.
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