Waste Connections, Inc. (WCN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 01, 2013

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Waste Connections, Inc. ( WCN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 01, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WCN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of WCN was $35.62, representing a -1.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.05 and a 24.11% increase over the 52 week low of $28.70.

WCN is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) and Republic Services, Inc. ( RSG ). WCN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.35.

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

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

  • Market Vectors Environment Index ETF Fund ( EVX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an increase of 9.73% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WCN at 4.62%.



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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