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AMTEK, Inc. (AME) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 12, 2013

AMTEK, Inc. ( AME ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AME stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AME has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of AME was $42.05, representing a -1.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.61 and a 40.82% increase over the 52 week low of $29.86.

AME is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ) and Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ). AME's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.88. Zacks Investment Research reports AME's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.51%, compared to an industry average of -.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AME Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to AME through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have AME as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Global Nuclear Energy Portfolio (PKN)
  • iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJK )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt ( MDYG )
  • Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF ( IVOG )
  • iShares S&P MidCap 400 Index Fund ( IJH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IJH with an increase of 14.09% over the last 100 days. PKN has the highest percent weighting of AME at 2.69%.

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


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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