Eagle Materials Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 14, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 22, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased EXP stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 19th
quarter that EXP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $68.55, the dividend yield is .58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EXP was $68.55,
representing a -11.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.84 and
a 122.28% increase over the 52 week low of $30.84.
EXP is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as CRH PLC (
) and Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. (
). EXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports EXP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 75.12%, compared to an
industry average of 37.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to EXP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EXP as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap 600 G (
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Growth Index Fund (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCM with an increase of
26.27% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of EXP at 8.61%.