United States Steel Corporation (X) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 08, 2018

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United States Steel Corporation ( X ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 10, 2018. Shareholders who purchased X prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 22nd quarter that X has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.06, the dividend yield is .69%.

The previous trading day's last sale of X was $29.06, representing a -39% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.64 and a 16.99% increase over the 52 week low of $24.84.

X is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as ArcelorMittal ( MT ) and Nucor Corporation ( NUE ). X's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.82. Zacks Investment Research reports X's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 179.07%, compared to an industry average of 12.6%.

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:

  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • VanEck Vectors Steel ETF ( SLX )
  • First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ( FXZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SLX with an decrease of -6.29% over the last 100 days. XME has the highest percent weighting of X at 4.77%.

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 , NUE , XME , SLX , FXZ

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