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Methode Electronics, Inc. (MEI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 10, 2013

Methode Electronics, Inc. ( MEI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 10, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MEI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 19th quarter that MEI has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of MEI was $13.19, representing a -5.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.02 and a 90.06% increase over the 52 week low of $6.94.

MEI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ). MEI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.96. Zacks Investment Research reports MEI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 111.36%, compared to an industry average of 5.4%.

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

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

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

  • First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FYT )
  • First Trust Small Cap Core AlphaDEX ( FYX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FYX with an increase of 16.35% over the last 100 days. FYT has the highest percent weighting of MEI at 0.8%.

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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