United States Steel Corporation (X) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 09, 2018

Shutterstock photo

United States Steel Corporation ( X ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 08, 2018. Shareholders who purchased X prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that X has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $34.51, the dividend yield is .58%.

The previous trading day's last sale of X was $34.51, representing a -27.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.64 and a 86.04% increase over the 52 week low of $18.55.

X is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as ArcelorMittal ( MT ) and POSCO ( PKX ). X's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.31. Zacks Investment Research reports X's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 171.8%, compared to an industry average of 33.5%.

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

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

  • Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF ( VWO )
  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF ( VNQI )
  • Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF ( VPL )
  • Vanguard FTSE All World Ex US ETF ( VEU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of 9.1% over the last 100 days. VWO has the highest percent weighting of X at 5.14%.

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: X , MT , PKX , VWO , XME , VNQI , VPL , VEU

More from NASDAQ.com News


NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

Market News

Research Brokers before you trade

Want to trade FX?