Eagle Materials Inc (EXP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 03, 2013
Eagle Materials Inc ( EXP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 07, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EXP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that EXP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $73.89, the dividend yield is .54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EXP was $73.89, representing a -5.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.84 and a 57.48% increase over the 52 week low of $46.92.
EXP is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as CRH PLC ( CRH ) and Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. ( CX ). EXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.53. Zacks Investment Research reports EXP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 74.11%, compared to an industry average of 43.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EXP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EXP as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( VIOG )
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 ETF ( VIOO )
- Vanguard Scottsdale Funds Vanguard Russell 2000 Growth ETF ( VTWG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWG with an increase of 17.05% over the last 100 days. VIOG has the highest percent weighting of EXP at 1.1%.