GATX Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.3 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased GMT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that GMT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $42.27, the dividend yield is 2.84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GMT was $42.27,
representing a -8.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.99 and
a 19% increase over the 52 week low of $35.52.
GMT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Expedia, Inc. (
) and Bristow Group Inc (
). GMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.93. Zacks Investment Research reports GMT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 38.71%, compared to an
industry average of 16%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GMT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GMT as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI New Zealand Investable Market Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ENZL with an increase of
21.02% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent
weighting of GMT at 5.67%.