Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 23, 2017

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Minerals Technologies Inc. ( MTX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 23, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 07, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MTX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that MTX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $63.6, the dividend yield is .31%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MTX was $63.6, representing a -24.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.85 and a 0.71% increase over the 52 week low of $63.15.

MTX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ). MTX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.4. Zacks Investment Research reports MTX's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 3.41%, compared to an industry average of 14.2%.

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

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

  • iShares MSCI Germany Small-Cap ETF ( EWGS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EWGS with an increase of 21.58% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MTX at 4.89%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Symbols: MTX , EWGS

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