United States Lime & Minerals Inc (NASDAQ:USLM) declared a dividend on Friday, November 22nd, Fidelity reports. Investors 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 is Thursday, December 5th. This is a boost from United States Lime & Minerals’s previous dividend of $0.13.

USLM stock traded down $0.64 during mid-day 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 one year low of $68.20 and a one year high of $104.00. The stock has a market capitalization of $577.39 million, a P/E ratio of 22.91 and a beta of 0.58. The company has a quick ratio of 9.33, a current ratio of 10.51 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $88.99 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $82.65.

In other United States Lime & Minerals news, Director Richard W. Cardin sold 300 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $100.00, for a total value of $30,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 3,766 shares in the company, valued at $376,600. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. 2.54% of the stock is owned by insiders.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on USLM shares. BidaskClub upgraded shares of United States Lime & Minerals from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 21st. ValuEngine lowered shares of United States Lime & Minerals from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, November 4th.

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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