Amcol International Corporation (ACO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 04, 2012
Amcol International Corporation ( ACO ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 04, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for January 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ACO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $30.58, the dividend yield is 2.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ACO was $30.58, representing a -15.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.28 and a 17.93% increase over the 52 week low of $25.93.
ACO is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Teck Resources Ltd ( TCK ) and Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. ( SQM ). ACO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports ACO's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 16.76%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ACO Dividend History page.