Meadwestvaco Corporation (MWV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 20, 2013
Meadwestvaco Corporation ( MWV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 20, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MWV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that MWV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $34.56, the dividend yield is 2.89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MWV was $34.56, representing a -12.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.38 and a 20.38% increase over the 52 week low of $28.71.
MWV is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Fibria Celulose S.A. ( FBR ). MWV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.99. Zacks Investment Research reports MWV's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.26%, compared to an industry average of 17.2%.