Waste Connections, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 02, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WCN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that WCN has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $43.26, the dividend yield is .92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WCN was $43.26,
representing a -2.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.15 and
a 50.63% increase over the 52 week low of $28.72.
WCN is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Waste Management, Inc. (
) and Republic Services, Inc. (
). WCN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.38. Zacks Investment Research reports WCN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.4%, compared to an
industry average of 14.4%.
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