Argan, Inc. (AGX) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 21, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2020. Shareholders who purchased AGX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -80% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $41.75, the dividend yield is 2.4%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGX was $41.75, representing a -13.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.25 and a 39.58% increase over the 52 week low of $29.91.
AGX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR) and TopBuild Corp. (BLD). AGX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.59.
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