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Agrium Inc. (AGU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2016

Agrium Inc. ( AGU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.875 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 19, 2017. Shareholders who purchased AGU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that AGU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $100.7, the dividend yield is 3.48%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AGU was $100.7, representing a -8.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.73 and a 25.97% increase over the 52 week low of $79.94.

AGU is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Monsanto Company ( MON ) and Syngenta AG ( SYT ). AGU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.27. Zacks Investment Research reports AGU's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -30.51%, compared to an industry average of -19%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to AGU through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have AGU as a top-10 holding:

  • VanEck Vectors Natural Resources ETF ( HAP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is HAP with an increase of 2.88% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AGU at 1.62%.

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


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

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