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Cookson (CKSN) Dividends

Dividend Summary:

The previous Cookson dividend was 7.5p and it went ex over 7 years ago and it was paid over 7 years ago.
There are typically 2 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 3.3.
United Kingdom
London Stock Exchange
General Industrials
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Status: Paid
Type: Interim
Per Share: 7.5p
Ex-div Date: Wed 12 Sep 2012
Pay Date: Mon 15 Oct 2012
Your Holding: 100 shares 100 shares
Your Payment: £7.50

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Declared and Forecast Cookson Dividends

Ex-Div Date Pay Date Type Amount Currency Status
31 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2006 Final 5p GBP Paid
31 Dec 2007 31 Dec 2007 Final 10p GBP Paid
31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2008 Final 13p GBP Paid
31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2009 Final 0p GBP Paid
18 May 2011 06 Jun 2011 Final 11.5p GBP Paid
14 Sep 2011 17 Oct 2011 Interim 7.25p GBP Paid
16 May 2012 04 Jun 2012 Final 14.5p GBP Paid
12 Sep 2012 15 Oct 2012 Interim 7.5p GBP Paid

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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


Optimized Dividends

Annual Dividends

Year Amount Change
2006 5.0p
2007 10.0p 100.0%
2008 13.0p 30.0%
2009 0.0p (100.0%)
2010 11.5p 100%
2011 21.75p 89.1%


Ex-Div Date Pay Date Year Type Frequency Status Amount
18 May 2011 06 Jun 2011 2010 Final Annually Paid 11.5p
14 Sep 2011 17 Oct 2011 2011 Interim Semiannually Paid 7.25p
16 May 2012 04 Jun 2012 2011 Final Semiannually Paid 14.5p
12 Sep 2012 15 Oct 2012 2012 Interim Semiannually Paid 7.5p

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