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KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2015

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation ( KS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 13, 2015. Shareholders who purchased KS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that KS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.78, the dividend yield is 2.25%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KS was $17.78, representing a -50.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.88 and a 2.27% increase over the 52 week low of $17.39.

KS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Fibria Celulose S.A. ( FBR ). KS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.53. Zacks Investment Research reports KS's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -8.82%, compared to an industry average of 6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to KS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have KS as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Materials Portfolio ( PSCM )
  • PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio ( DWAS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an decrease of -2.59% over the last 100 days. PSCM has the highest percent weighting of KS at 7.38%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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