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Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

Huntsman Corporation ( HUN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HUN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of HUN was $19.43, representing a -0.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.48 and a 76.96% increase over the 52 week low of $10.98.

HUN is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). HUN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.51. Zacks Investment Research reports HUN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -23.2%, compared to an industry average of 1.9%.

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

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

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

  • First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund ( FXZ )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund ( EZM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EZM with an increase of 17.89% over the last 100 days. FXZ has the highest percent weighting of HUN at 2.72%.

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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