Mattel, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 25, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MAT stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that MAT has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $45.81, the dividend yield is 3.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAT was $45.81,
representing a -5.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.48 and
a 29.15% increase over the 52 week low of $35.47.
MAT is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Hasbro, Inc. (
) and Callaway Golf Company (
). MAT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.4. Zacks Investment Research reports MAT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.13%, compared to an
industry average of -15.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MAT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MAT as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Core Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMC with an increase of
14.2% over the last 100 days. VOE has the highest percent weighting
of MAT at 1.16%.