Valhi, Inc. ( VHI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 05, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 26, 2015. Shareholders who purchased VHI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that VHI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of VHI was $6.28, representing a -48.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.24 and a 33.33% increase over the 52 week low of $4.71.
VHI is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). VHI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.18. Zacks Investment Research reports VHI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 139.53%, compared to an industry average of 3.4%.