M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 12, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 28, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased MDC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock
price of $27.69, the dividend yield is 3.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MDC was $27.69,
representing a -32.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.93 and
a 2.56% increase over the 52 week low of $27.
MDC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Lennar Corporation (
) and D.R. Horton, Inc. (
). MDC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.14. Zacks Investment Research reports MDC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -32.49%, compared to an
industry average of 18.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MDC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MDC as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares Health Care GEMS Exchange Traded Fund (HGEM)
- SPDR Homebuilders ETF (
- WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is HGEM with an increase of
0.51% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MDC at 3.76%.