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American Vanguard Corporation (AVD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 03, 2013

American Vanguard Corporation ( AVD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AVD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -30% decrease from the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of AVD was $29.46, representing a -21.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.51 and a 36.39% increase over the 52 week low of $21.60.

AVD is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Monsanto Company ( MON ) and Syngenta AG ( SYT ). AVD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.28. Zacks Investment Research reports AVD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 26.82%, compared to an industry average of 10.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AVD Dividend History page.

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

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

  • Guggenheim Insider ETF ( NFO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is NFO with an increase of 11.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AVD at 1.06%.

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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