NewMarket Corporation (NEU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 13, 2013

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NewMarket Corporation ( NEU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.9 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NEU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $277.53, the dividend yield is 1.3%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NEU was $277.53, representing a -4.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $291.10 and a 40.68% increase over the 52 week low of $197.28.

NEU is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). NEU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $17.96. Zacks Investment Research reports NEU's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.53%, compared to an industry average of 9%.


For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NEU Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to NEU through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NEU as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ( FXZ )
  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Growth ETF ( RFG )
  • First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX ( FNY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FNY with an increase of 13.11% over the last 100 days. FXZ has the highest percent weighting of NEU at 3.32%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: DD , DOW , FNY , FXZ , NEU , RFG

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