Methanex Corporation (MEOH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 12, 2013

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Methanex Corporation ( MEOH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MEOH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.11% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $50.52, the dividend yield is 1.58%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MEOH was $50.52, representing a -0.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.76 and a 90.28% increase over the 52 week low of $26.55.

MEOH is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). MEOH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.33. Zacks Investment Research reports MEOH's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 114.97%, compared to an industry average of 4.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MEOH Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MEOH through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MEOH as a top-10 holding:

  • AdvisorShares Athena International Bear ETF ( HDGI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is HDGI with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: DD , DOW , HDGI , MEOH

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