Meadwestvaco Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 06, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 02,
2014. Shareholders who purchased MWV stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-80% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$39.34, the dividend yield is 2.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MWV was $39.34,
representing a -0.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.64 and
a 17.86% increase over the 52 week low of $33.38.
MWV is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as International Paper Company (
) and Fibria Celulose S.A. (
). MWV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.8. Zacks Investment Research reports MWV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 73.54%, compared to an
industry average of 18.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MWV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MWV as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P Global Timber &Forestry Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (
- IQ ARB Global Resources ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTM with an increase of
6.87% over the last 100 days. WOOD has the highest percent
weighting of MWV at 4.13%.