United States Lime & Minerals Inc (NASDAQ:USLM) to Issue Dividend Increase – $5.35 Per Share

United States Lime & Minerals Inc (NASDAQ:USLM) announced a dividend on Friday, November 22nd, Fidelity reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 6th will be paid a dividend of 5.35 per share by the construction company on Friday, December 20th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 5th. This is a positive change from United States Lime & Minerals’s previous dividend of $0.13.

Shares of NASDAQ USLM traded down $0.64 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $101.36. The company had a trading volume of 62 shares, compared to its average volume of 6,356. United States Lime & Minerals has a 52 week low of $68.20 and a 52 week high of $104.00. The stock has a market cap of $577.39 million, a PE ratio of 22.91 and a beta of 0.58. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01, a quick ratio of 9.33 and a current ratio of 10.51. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $88.99 and its 200-day moving average price is $82.65.

USLM has been the topic of several analyst reports. BidaskClub upgraded shares of United States Lime & Minerals from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Thursday, November 21st. ValuEngine cut shares of United States Lime & Minerals from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, November 4th.

In related news, Director Richard W. Cardin sold 300 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of $100.00, for a total value of $30,000.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 3,766 shares in the company, valued at approximately $376,600. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 2.54% of the company’s stock.

About United States Lime & Minerals

United States Lime & Minerals, Inc manufactures and supplies lime and limestone products in the United States. It operates through two segments, Lime and Limestone Operations, and Natural Gas Interests. The Lime and Limestone Operations segment extracts limestone from open-pit quarries and an underground mine, and processes it as pulverized limestone, quicklime, hydrated lime, and lime slurry.

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