MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 24, 2017

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MKS Instruments, Inc. ( MKSI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 24, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 08, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MKSI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.86% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $105.15, the dividend yield is .68%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MKSI was $105.15, representing a -4.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $110.60 and a 96.52% increase over the 52 week low of $53.51.

MKSI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). MKSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.58. Zacks Investment Research reports MKSI's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 94.44%, compared to an industry average of 9.7%.

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

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

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Information Technology Portfolio ( PSCT )
  • iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( IJT )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 G ( SLYG )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 Index -- ( SLY )
  • iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF ( IJR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SLYG with an increase of 8.93% over the last 100 days. PSCT has the highest percent weighting of MKSI at 4.86%.

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