Glatfelter (GLT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 02, 2018

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Glatfelter ( GLT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 02, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GLT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that GLT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $20.24, the dividend yield is 2.57%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GLT was $20.24, representing a -15.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.85 and a 22.44% increase over the 52 week low of $16.53.

GLT is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Fibria Celulose S.A. ( FBR ). GLT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.17. Zacks Investment Research reports GLT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 15.52%, compared to an industry average of 25%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GLT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to GLT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GLT as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Materials Portfolio ( PSCM )
  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( XSHD )
  • Guggenheim MSCI Global Timber ETF ( CUT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CUT with an increase of 2.71% over the last 100 days. PSCM has the highest percent weighting of GLT at 2.3%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: GLT , IP , FBR , PSCM , XSHD , CUT

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