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National Steel Company (SID) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 21, 2013

National Steel Company ( SID ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 21, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.147756 per share Shareholders who purchased SID stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 64.43% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $5.73, the dividend yield is 10.31%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SID was $5.73, representing a -8.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.29 and a 140.76% increase over the 52 week low of $2.38.

SID is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Tenaris S.A. ( TS ) and ArcelorMittal ( MT ). SID's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.43. Zacks Investment Research reports SID's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 314.29%, compared to an industry average of 2.6%.

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

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

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

  • Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund ( SLX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SLX with an increase of 28.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SID at 5.6%.

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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