NewMarket Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $1.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NEU stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 22.22% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $327.2, the dividend yield is 1.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NEU was $327.2,
representing a -1.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $330.97 and
a 37.48% increase over the 52 week low of $238.
NEU 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 (
). NEU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $19.76. Zacks Investment Research reports NEU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.63%, compared to an
industry average of -1.2%.
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