Marten Transport, Ltd. (MRTN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 19, 2014


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Marten Transport, Ltd. ( MRTN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.025 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MRTN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that MRTN has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of MRTN was $20.48, representing a -4.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.47 and a 66.05% increase over the 52 week low of $12.33.

MRTN is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ). MRTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.9. Zacks Investment Research reports MRTN's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 17.78%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.

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

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