Carpenter Technology Corporation (CRS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 30, 2018

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Carpenter Technology Corporation ( CRS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 07, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CRS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that CRS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $52.31, the dividend yield is 1.38%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CRS was $52.31, representing a -4.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.61 and a 49.67% increase over the 52 week low of $34.95.

CRS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as ArcelorMittal ( MT ) and POSCO ( PKX ). CRS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.58. Zacks Investment Research reports CRS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 115%, compared to an industry average of 61.3%.

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

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

  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • PowerShares DWA Basic Materials Momentum Portfolio ( PYZ )
  • VanEck Vectors Steel ETF ( SLX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SLX with an increase of 17.16% over the last 100 days. XME has the highest percent weighting of CRS at 3.36%.

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: CRS , MT , PKX , XME , PYZ , SLX

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