AptarGroup, Inc. (ATR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 28, 2013
AptarGroup, Inc. ( ATR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ATR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.64% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ATR was $51.81, representing a -6.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.49 and a 14.65% increase over the 52 week low of $45.19.
ATR is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Newell Rubbermaid Inc. ( NWL ) and Tupperware Corporation ( TUP ). ATR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.44. Zacks Investment Research reports ATR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -8.4%, compared to an industry average of 2.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ATR Dividend History page.