Olympic Steel, Inc. (ZEUS) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2019. Shareholders who purchased ZEUS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 43rd quarter that ZEUS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $16.58, the dividend yield is .48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ZEUS was $16.58, representing a -18.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.24 and a 65.97% increase over the 52 week low of $9.99.
ZEUS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH) and Baker Hughes Company (BKR). ZEUS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.3. Zacks Investment Research reports ZEUS's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -94.02%, compared to an industry average of -35.3%.