U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. ( SLCA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.063 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 06, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SLCA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that SLCA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.68, the dividend yield is .85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLCA was $29.68, representing a -23.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.70 and a 24.97% increase over the 52 week low of $23.75.
SLCA is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Vulcan Materials Company ( VMC ) and Teck Resources Ltd ( TECK ). SLCA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.13. Zacks Investment Research reports SLCA's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 104.4%, compared to an industry average of 15.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SLCA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SLCA as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SLYV with an increase of 6.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SLCA at 0.64%.
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