Lexmark International, Inc. (LXK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 28, 2013


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Lexmark International, Inc. ( LXK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LXK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that LXK has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of LXK was $22.37, representing a -40.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.63 and a 38.94% increase over the 52 week low of $16.10.

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 $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports LXK's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.17%, compared to an industry average of 10.7%.

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

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 )
  • Power Shares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio ( PWC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PWC with an increase of 7.51% over the last 100 days. DES has the highest percent weighting of LXK at 0.9%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: AAPL , DES , IBM , LXK , PWC

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