Tronox Limited ( TROX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TROX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that TROX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.17, the dividend yield is 3.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TROX was $29.17, representing a -5.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.87 and a 40.58% increase over the 52 week low of $20.75.
TROX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ). TROX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1. Zacks Investment Research reports TROX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 31.54%, compared to an industry average of 14.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TROX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TROX as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Rare Earth Strategic Metals ETF ( REMX ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is REMX with an increase of 7.18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TROX at 7.99%.
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