Masco Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 02, 2013 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.075 per share scheduled for February 04,
2013. Shareholders who purchased MAS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
16th quarter that MAS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAS was $16.29,
representing a -5.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.19 and
a 66.56% increase over the 52 week low of $9.78.
MAS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Leucadia National Corporation (
) and Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (
). MAS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$1.74. Zacks Investment Research reports MAS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 1295.83%, compared to an
industry average of 11.5%.
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