Eagle Materials Inc (EXP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 19, 2017

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Eagle Materials Inc ( EXP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 19, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 21, 2017. Shareholders who purchased EXP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that EXP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $93.66, the dividend yield is .43%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EXP was $93.66, representing a -15.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $110.64 and a 31.47% increase over the 52 week low of $71.24.

EXP is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as CRH PLC ( CRH ) and James Hardie Industries plc. ( JHX ). EXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.1. Zacks Investment Research reports EXP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 28.37%, compared to an industry average of 39.7%.

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF ( ITB )
  • iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Growth ETF ( JKK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ITB with an increase of 20.53% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EXP at 1.17%.

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: EXP , CRH , JHX , ITB , JKK

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