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Sonoco Products Company (SON) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 09, 2017

Sonoco Products Company ( SON ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 09, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.39 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 08, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SON prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.41% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $49.27, the dividend yield is 3.17%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SON was $49.27, representing a -11.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.58 and a 1.78% increase over the 52 week low of $48.41.

SON is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) and Ball Corporation ( BLL ). SON's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.64. Zacks Investment Research reports SON's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 1.31%, compared to an industry average of 3.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SON Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SON through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have SON as a top-10 holding:

  • ProShares S&P MidCap 400 Dividend Aristocrats ETF ( REGL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is REGL with an decrease of -1.47% over the last 100 days.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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