GATX Corporation (GMT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014

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GATX Corporation ( GMT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GMT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.45% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of GMT was $64.08, representing a -0.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.54 and a 46.03% increase over the 52 week low of $43.88.

GMT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Expedia, Inc. ( EXPE ) and Bristow Group Inc ( BRS ). GMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.6. Zacks Investment Research reports GMT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.29%, compared to an industry average of 17.2%.

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

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 ( IYT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYT with an increase of 11.94% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GMT at 4.14%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: GMT , EXPE , BRS , IYT

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