Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 19, 2013
Huntsman Corporation ( HUN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 19, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HUN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that HUN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $19.5, the dividend yield is 2.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HUN was $19.5, representing a -5.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.60 and a 37.52% increase over the 52 week low of $14.18.
HUN is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). HUN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.4. Zacks Investment Research reports HUN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -31.8%, compared to an industry average of 3.7%.