Mueller Industries, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MLI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 25% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of MLI was $53.32,
representing a -3.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.53 and
a 34.24% increase over the 52 week low of $39.72.
MLI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
) and Precision Castparts Corporation (
). MLI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.31. Zacks Investment Research reports MLI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 32.86%, compared to an
industry average of 2.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MLI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MLI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap Value (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCI with an increase of
16.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MLI at 2.26%.