Mercer International Inc. (MERC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 26, 2018

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Mercer International Inc. ( MERC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 06, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MERC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MERC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $16.9, the dividend yield is 2.96%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MERC was $16.9, representing a -3.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.60 and a 61.72% increase over the 52 week low of $10.45.

MERC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Fibria Celulose S.A. ( FBR ). MERC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.32.

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

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

  • Invesco MSCI Global Timber ETF ( CUT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CUT with an decrease of -2.64% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MERC at 0.28%.

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: MERC , IP , CUT

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