Lexmark International, Inc. (LXK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 27, 2014


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Lexmark International, Inc. ( LXK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 12, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LXK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $49.97, the dividend yield is 2.88%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LXK was $49.97, representing a -3.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.77 and a 53.42% increase over the 52 week low of $32.57.

LXK is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) and International Business Machines Corporation ( IBM ). LXK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.06. Zacks Investment Research reports LXK's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -2.86%, compared to an industry average of 3.7%.

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

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

  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DES with an decrease of -0.78% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LXK at 0.98%.

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