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Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 24, 2014

Valmont Industries, Inc. ( VMI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 24, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased VMI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $135.32, the dividend yield is 1.11%.

The previous trading day's last sale of VMI was $135.32, representing a -17.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $163.23 and a 4.9% increase over the 52 week low of $129.

VMI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwell Varco, Inc. ( NOV ). VMI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.6. Zacks Investment Research reports VMI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -16.92%, compared to an industry average of 16%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares Water Resource Port ( PHO )
  • PowerShares Global Water Portfolio ( PIO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PIO with an decrease of -2.43% over the last 100 days. PHO has the highest percent weighting of VMI at 4.04%.

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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