Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. ( SCHN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 04, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.188 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 22, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SCHN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 21st quarter that SCHN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $19, the dividend yield is 3.95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCHN was $19, representing a -37.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.60 and a 28.12% increase over the 52 week low of $14.83.
SCHN is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ) and Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. ( ZBH ). SCHN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.33. Zacks Investment Research reports SCHN's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 49.28%, compared to an industry average of 37.7%.