MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS ( MWA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 06, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 20, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MWA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $10.46, the dividend yield is 1.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MWA was $10.46, representing a -6.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.13 and a 48.58% increase over the 52 week low of $7.04.
MWA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Baker Hughes Incorporated ( BHI ) and Parker-Hannifin Corporation ( PH ). MWA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.38. Zacks Investment Research reports MWA's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 22.84%, compared to an industry average of 18.4%.
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