Buckeye Technologies, Inc. (BKI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 14, 2013
Buckeye Technologies, Inc. ( BKI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BKI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BKI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.26, the dividend yield is .97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BKI was $37.26, representing a -1.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.93 and a 58.42% increase over the 52 week low of $23.52.
BKI is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Meadwestvaco Corporation ( MWV ). BKI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.36. Zacks Investment Research reports BKI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 28.02%, compared to an industry average of .8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BKI Dividend History page.