Sealed Air Corporation ( SEE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SEE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that SEE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $44.54, the dividend yield is 1.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SEE was $44.54, representing a -10.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.94 and a 9.27% increase over the 52 week low of $40.76.
SEE is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as DowDuPont Inc. ( DWDP ) and Praxair, Inc. ( PX ). SEE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.2. Zacks Investment Research reports SEE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 38.86%, compared to an industry average of 22.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SEE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SEE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares MSCI Global Timber Portfolio ( CUT ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CUT with an increase of 2.66% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SEE at 3.19%.
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