Myers Industries, Inc. ( MYE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 10, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2015. Shareholders who purchased MYE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.85% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $17.95, the dividend yield is 3.01%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MYE was $17.95, representing a -13.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.74 and a 28.76% increase over the 52 week low of $13.94.
MYE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Newell Rubbermaid Inc. ( NWL ) and AptarGroup, Inc. ( ATR ). MYE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.08. Zacks Investment Research reports MYE's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 35.83%, compared to an industry average of 24.1%.