Eagle Materials Inc (EXP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 18, 2013

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Eagle Materials Inc ( EXP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 24, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EXP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 21st quarter that EXP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $73.94, the dividend yield is .54%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EXP was $73.94, representing a -7.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.91 and a 34.98% increase over the 52 week low of $54.78.

EXP is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as CRH PLC ( CRH ) and Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. ( CX ). EXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.93. Zacks Investment Research reports EXP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 69.82%, compared to an industry average of 34.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EXP Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to EXP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EXP as a top-10 holding:

  • Ranger Equity Bear Bear ETF ( HDGE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is HDGE with an decrease of -12.24% over the last 100 days.



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