Maximus, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MMS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 7th quarter that MMS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MMS was $71.93,
representing a -4.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.95 and
a 80.14% increase over the 52 week low of $39.93.
MMS is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes
companies such as Visa Inc. (
) and eBay Inc. (
). MMS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports MMS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 29.56%, compared to an
industry average of 2.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to MMS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MMS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- First Trust Small Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCT with an increase of
6.06% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MMS at 2.23%.