Avery Dennison Corporation ( AVY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 30, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased AVY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AVY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $66.17, the dividend yield is 2.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AVY was $66.17, representing a -0.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.65 and a 36.24% increase over the 52 week low of $48.57.
AVY is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) and Westrock Company ( WRK ). AVY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.09. Zacks Investment Research reports AVY's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 8.54%, compared to an industry average of 2.4%.