Matson, Inc. (MATX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 07, 2018

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Matson, Inc. ( MATX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 06, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MATX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $36.4, the dividend yield is 2.31%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MATX was $36.4, representing a -10.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.60 and a 37.1% increase over the 52 week low of $26.55.

MATX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). MATX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.96. Zacks Investment Research reports MATX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 33.29%, compared to an industry average of 18.1%.

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

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

  • Invesco Shipping ETF ( SEA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SEA with an decrease of -12.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MATX at 4.32%.

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: MATX , GD , CCL , SEA

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