Quanex Building Products Corporation (NX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013


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Quanex Building Products Corporation ( NX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that NX has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of NX was $18.43, representing a -17.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.27 and a 23.03% increase over the 52 week low of $14.98.

NX is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ) and Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ). NX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.49. Zacks Investment Research reports NX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4837.5%, compared to an industry average of 17%.

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

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

  • N/A (SHBT).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SHBT with an increase of 13.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NX at 1.94%.

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Referenced Stocks: NOV , NX , PCP

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