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Nucor Corporation (NUE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2015

Nucor Corporation ( NUE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.3725 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 10, 2015. Shareholders who purchased NUE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NUE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $38.63, the dividend yield is 3.86%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NUE was $38.63, representing a -31.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $56 and a 1.72% increase over the 52 week low of $37.98.

NUE is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Tenaris S.A. ( TS ) and POSCO ( PKX ). NUE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.01. Zacks Investment Research reports NUE's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -31.14%, compared to an industry average of -25.4%.

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

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

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

  • Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund ( SLX )
  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ( FXZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXZ with an decrease of -16.49% over the last 100 days. SLX has the highest percent weighting of NUE at 5.42%.

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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