Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 8/30/17, Silgan Holdings Inc (Symbol: SLGN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 9/15/17. As a percentage of SLGN's recent stock price of $29.62, this dividend works out to approximately 0.30%.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SLGN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.22% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SLGN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Looking at the chart above, SLGN's low point in its 52 week range is $23.58 per share, with $32.50 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $29.58.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, SLGN makes up 1.73% of the First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ETF (Symbol: FXZ) which is trading up by about 0.3% on the day Monday.
In Monday trading, Silgan Holdings Inc shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.
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