United States Lime & Minerals, Inc. ( USLM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased USLM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of USLM was $76.28, representing a -2.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.15 and a 51.38% increase over the 52 week low of $50.39.
USLM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Vulcan Materials Company ( VMC ) and Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. ( MLM ). USLM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.18.