Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013


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Huntsman Corporation ( HUN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HUN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of HUN was $19.43, representing a -0.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.48 and a 76.96% increase over the 52 week low of $10.98.

HUN is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). HUN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.51. Zacks Investment Research reports HUN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -23.2%, compared to an industry average of 1.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HUN Dividend History page.

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

  • First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ( FXZ )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund ( EZM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EZM with an increase of 17.89% over the last 100 days. FXZ has the highest percent weighting of HUN at 2.72%.

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

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