Methanex Corporation (MEOH) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 15, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.038 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2020. Shareholders who purchased MEOH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.33% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $23.05, the dividend yield is .65%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MEOH was $23.05, representing a -45.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.19 and a 156.11% increase over the 52 week low of $9.
MEOH is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Linde plc (LIN) and Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (APD). MEOH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.73. Zacks Investment Research reports MEOH's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -350%, compared to an industry average of -14.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MEOH through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MEOH as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco International Dividend Achievers ETF (PID).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PID with an increase of 13.35% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MEOH at 4.72%.
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