3M Company (MMM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 15, 2018

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3M Company ( MMM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MMM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.74% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of MMM was $231.36, representing a -10.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $259.77 and a 28.43% increase over the 52 week low of $180.15.

MMM is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Stryker Corporation ( SYK ) and Becton, Dickinson and Company ( BDX ). MMM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.92. Zacks Investment Research reports MMM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 15.59%, compared to an industry average of 11.9%.

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

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 Symbols: MMM , SYK , BDX

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