Meadwestvaco Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MWV stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 8th quarter that MWV has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MWV was $31.35,
representing a -5.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.26 and
a 19.89% increase over the 52 week low of $26.15.
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 $1.16. Zacks Investment Research reports MWV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 36.29%, compared to an
industry average of 8.8%.
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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:
- Guggenheim Timber ETF (
- iShares S&P Global Timber &Forestry Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is WOOD with an increase of
21.67% over the last 100 days. CUT has the highest percent
weighting of MWV at 4.75%.