Worthington Industries, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.13 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased WOR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
8.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $22.99, the dividend yield is 2.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WOR was $22.99,
representing a -7.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.84 and
a 48.32% increase over the 52 week low of $15.50.
WOR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as ArcelorMittal (
) and POSCO (
). WOR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.88. Zacks Investment Research reports WOR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 18.73%, compared to an
industry average of -4.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to WOR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WOR as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P MidCap 400 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of
6.9% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WOR at 3.18%.