Worthington Industries, Inc. ( WOR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WOR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WOR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of WOR was $45.95, representing a -13.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.27 and a 16.27% increase over the 52 week low of $39.52.
WOR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ArcelorMittal ( MT ) and POSCO ( PKX ). WOR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.74. Zacks Investment Research reports WOR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -4.5%, compared to an industry average of 20.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to WOR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WOR as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of 13.86% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WOR at 3.67%.
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