Mattel, Inc. (MAT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 25, 2013
Mattel, Inc. ( MAT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MAT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that MAT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $45.81, the dividend yield is 3.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAT was $45.81, representing a -5.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.48 and a 29.15% increase over the 52 week low of $35.47.
MAT is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hasbro, Inc. ( HAS ) and Callaway Golf Company ( ELY ). MAT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.4. Zacks Investment Research reports MAT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.13%, compared to an industry average of -15.6%.
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The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMC with an increase of 14.2% over the last 100 days. VOE has the highest percent weighting of MAT at 1.16%.