MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 11, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 22,
2014. Shareholders who purchased MSM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that MSM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $89.92, the dividend yield is 1.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MSM was $89.92,
representing a -3.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $92.87 and
a 20.1% increase over the 52 week low of $74.87.
MSM is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (
). MSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.59. Zacks Investment Research reports MSM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.53%, compared to an
industry average of .6%.
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