MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 12, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30,
2013. 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.
The previous trading day's last sale of MSM was $79.89,
representing a -9.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $87.92 and
a 30.14% increase over the 52 week low of $61.39.
MSM is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). MSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.07. Zacks Investment Research reports MSM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .33%, compared to an industry
average of -2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MSM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MSM as a top-10 holding:
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The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHE with an increase of
3.73% over the last 100 days.