Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. ( CORE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CORE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of CORE was $22.43, representing a -41.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.37 and a 14.85% increase over the 52 week low of $19.53.
CORE is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Sysco Corporation ( SYY ) and Domino's Pizza Inc ( DPZ ). CORE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.72. Zacks Investment Research reports CORE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 20.75%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CORE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CORE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Russell 2000 Equal Weight Portfolio ( EQWS )
- Guggenheim Raymond James SB-1 Equity Fund ( RYJ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYJ with an increase of 5.66% over the last 100 days. EQWS has the highest percent weighting of CORE at 0.19%.
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