Israel Chemicals Shs ( ICL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 10, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.0468 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 29, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ICL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -52.4% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ICL was $7.27, representing a -5.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.70 and a 14.85% increase over the 52 week low of $6.33.
ICL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Monsanto Company ( MON ) and Syngenta AG ( SYT ). Zacks Investment Research reports ICL's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 24.07%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to ICL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ICL as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Israel Capped Investable Market Index Fund ( EIS )
- Market Vectors Israel ETF ( ISRA )
- Guggenheim S&P Global Water ( CGW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EIS with an increase of 8.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ICL at 4.82%.
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