Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. ( SCHN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 04, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.1875 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 22, 2016. Shareholders who purchased SCHN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that SCHN has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCHN was $13.13, representing a -36.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.65 and a 12.22% increase over the 52 week low of $11.70.
SCHN is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Edwards Lifesciences Corporation ( EW ) and Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ). SCHN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$7.3. Zacks Investment Research reports SCHN's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -71.79%, compared to an industry average of -22.7%.