Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 25, 2018

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Kaiser Aluminum Corporation ( KALU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 25, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased KALU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that KALU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $109.21, the dividend yield is 2.01%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KALU was $109.21, representing a -6.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $116.86 and a 20.1% increase over the 52 week low of $90.93.

KALU is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Baker Hughes, a GE company ( BHGE ) and Parker-Hannifin Corporation ( PH ). KALU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.99. Zacks Investment Research reports KALU's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 28.49%, compared to an industry average of 19.7%.

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

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

  • Invesco DWA Basic Materials Momentum ETF ( PYZ )
  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( XSHD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XSHD with an increase of 11.34% over the last 100 days. PYZ has the highest percent weighting of KALU at 2.86%.

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: KALU , BHGE , PH , PYZ , XME , XSHD

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