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Cabot Corporation (CBT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 22, 2017

Cabot Corporation ( CBT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased CBT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CBT has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of CBT was $58.34, representing a -3.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.72 and a 38.57% increase over the 52 week low of $42.10.

CBT 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 ). CBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.32. Zacks Investment Research reports CBT's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 12.63%, compared to an industry average of 9.7%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF ( IYM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYM with an increase of 14.64% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CBT at 0.57%.

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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