AZZ Inc. ( AZZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 23, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 08, 2019. Shareholders who purchased AZZ prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that AZZ has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.73, the dividend yield is 1.46%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AZZ was $46.73, representing a -16.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.05 and a 24.85% increase over the 52 week low of $37.43.
AZZ is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Acuity Brands, Inc. ( AYI ) and Griffon Corporation ( GFF ). AZZ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.52. Zacks Investment Research reports AZZ's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 50.37%, compared to an industry average of 15.2%.
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