Minerals Technologies Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 12, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MTX stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 41st quarter that MTX has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MTX was $53.4,
representing a -12.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.75 and
a 39.64% increase over the 52 week low of $38.24.
MTX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
) and Dow Chemical Company (
). MTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.3. Zacks Investment Research reports MTX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.19%, compared to an
industry average of 5.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MTX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MTX as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Germany Small-Cap ETF (EWGS)
- iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWGS with an increase of
14.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MTX at 4.17%.