United States Steel Corporation (X) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 08, 2013


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United States Steel Corporation ( X ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased X stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 19th quarter that X has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $26.81, the dividend yield is .75%.

The previous trading day's last sale of X was $26.81, representing a -3.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.66 and a 69.68% increase over the 52 week low of $15.80.

X is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Tenaris S.A. ( TS ) and ArcelorMittal ( MT ). X's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$13.78. Zacks Investment Research reports X's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -183.64%, compared to an industry average of .1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the X Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF ( RTM )
  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund ( JKL )
  • Rydex ETF Trust ( RSP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of 13.16% over the last 100 days. RTM has the highest percent weighting of X at 3.96%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: JKL , MT , RSP , RTM , TS , X , XME

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