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Commercial Metals Company (CMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 05, 2013

Commercial Metals Company ( CMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CMC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 22nd quarter that CMC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $14.62, the dividend yield is 3.28%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CMC was $14.62, representing a -16.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.47 and a 29.38% increase over the 52 week low of $11.30.

CMC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Tenaris S.A. ( TS ) and POSCO ( PKX ). CMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports CMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.32%, compared to an industry average of 9.2%.

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

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

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

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

The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of 10.41% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CMC at 3.21%.

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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