Marten Transport, Ltd. (
) 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. (
) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (
). 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%.
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