Masco Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 03, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 06,
2013. Shareholders who purchased MAS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
17th quarter that MAS has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $19.89, the dividend yield is 1.51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAS was $19.89,
representing a -5.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.07 and
a 72.51% increase over the 52 week low of $11.53.
MAS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (
) and Koppers Holdings Inc. (
). MAS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.34. Zacks Investment Research reports MAS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 105.73%, compared to an
industry average of 20.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to MAS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MAS as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Homebuilders ETF (
- First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the
- First Trust MuFirst Trust Multi CG AlphaDEX (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FAD with an increase of
14.41% over the last 100 days. XHB has the highest percent
weighting of MAS at 3.63%.