Maximus, Inc. (MMS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 11, 2017

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Maximus, Inc. ( MMS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 11, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.045 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 31, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MMS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that MMS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $60.23, the dividend yield is .3%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MMS was $60.23, representing a -7.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.97 and a 37.86% increase over the 52 week low of $43.69.

MMS is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Visa Inc. ( V ). MMS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.14. Zacks Investment Research reports MMS's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 16.28%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.

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

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

  • iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Growth ETF ( JKK )
  • JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Small Cap Equity ETF ( JPSE )
  • Vanguard Russell 2000 Growth ETF ( VTWG )
  • iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF ( IWO )
  • Vanguard Russell 2000 ETF ( VTWO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is JKK with an increase of 4.45% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MMS at 0.7%.

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