Mueller Industries, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.125 per share scheduled for December 14,
2012. 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 prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$46.85, the dividend yield is 1.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MLI was $46.85,
representing a -8.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.41 and
a 31.34% increase over the 52 week low of $35.67.
MLI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as National-Oilwell, Inc. (
) and Precision Castparts Corporation (
). MLI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.07. Zacks Investment Research reports MLI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 6.25%, compared to an
industry average of -3.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MLI through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCI with an increase of
13.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MLI at 2.26%.