Silgan Holdings Inc. (SLGN) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SLGN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SLGN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $31.04, the dividend yield is 1.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLGN was $31.04, representing a -2.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.69 and a 39.57% increase over the 52 week low of $22.24.
SLGN is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) and Ball Corporation (BLL). SLGN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.77. Zacks Investment Research reports SLGN's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 3.69%, compared to an industry average of -3.9%.
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