Ferroglobe PLC ( GSM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GSM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -25% decrease from the prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of GSM was $10.31, representing a -41.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.61 and a 3.1% increase over the 52 week low of $10.
GSM is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Baker Hughes, a GE company ( BHGE ) and Parker-Hannifin Corporation ( PH ). GSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.15. Zacks Investment Research reports GSM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 630.77%, compared to an industry average of 19.5%.