Cookson CKSN

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Dividend Summary

The previous Cookson dividend was 7.5p and it went ex over 11 years ago and it was paid over 11 years ago.
There are typically 2 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 3.3.

Latest Dividends
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Status Paid
Type Interim
Per share 7.5p
Declaration date
Ex-div date 12 Sep 2012 (Wed)
Pay date 15 Oct 2012 (Mon)

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Dividend Yield Today
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The table below shows the full dividend history for Cookson
Status Type Decl. date Ex-div date Pay date Decl. Currency Forecast amount Decl. amount Accuracy
Paid Interim 12 Sep 2012 15 Oct 2012 GBP 7.5p
Paid Final 16 May 2012 04 Jun 2012 GBP 14.5p
Paid Interim 14 Sep 2011 17 Oct 2011 GBP 7.25p
Paid Final 18 May 2011 06 Jun 2011 GBP 11.5p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2009 GBP 0p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2008 GBP 13p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2007 31 Dec 2007 GBP 10p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2006 GBP 5p
Year Amount Change
2006 5.0p
2007 10.0p
2008 13.0p
2009 0.0p
2010 11.5p
2011 21.75p

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About Cookson

Cookson is a materials technology company. Cookson operates three divisions: Electronics, Ceramics and Precious Metals. Through these businesses the group provides materials, equipment, processes and services to customers around the world.

Cookson Dividends

After a cut in 2009, Cookson has resumed dividend payments

NOTE: December 2012: Cookson Group changed its name to Vesuvius, then demerged the performance materials division as a new company, Alent, Cookson ceased to exist

General Industrials
United Kingdom
Share Price
£6.39 (closing price on 14 Dec 2012)
Shares in Issue
276 million
Market Cap
Dividend Cover
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