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Matson, Inc. (MATX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 12, 2013

Matson, Inc. ( MATX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 07, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MATX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MATX has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of MATX was $26.34, representing a -13.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.30 and a 31.96% increase over the 52 week low of $19.96.

MATX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ). MATX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.53. Zacks Investment Research reports MATX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.08%, compared to an industry average of 17.3%.

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

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

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

  • Guggenheim Shipping ETF ( SEA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SEA with an increase of 11.18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MATX at 3.31%.

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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