Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. ( BIN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1304 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased BIN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -1.21% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $26.75, the dividend yield is 1.95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BIN was $26.75, representing a -15% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.47 and a 11.78% increase over the 52 week low of $23.93.
BIN is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) and Republic Services, Inc. ( RSG ). BIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports BIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -6.02%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BIN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BIN as a top-10 holding:
- IQ Canada Small Cap ETF ( CNDA )
- Market Vectors Environment Index ETF Fund ( EVX )
- iShares MSCI Canada Small Cap Index Fund (EWCS).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an decrease of -9.01% over the last 100 days. CNDA has the highest percent weighting of BIN at 3.13%.