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Praxair, Inc. (PX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 06, 2018

Praxair, Inc. ( PX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.825 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.7% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of PX was $149.43, representing a -10.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $166.95 and a 29.19% increase over the 52 week low of $115.67.

PX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as DowDuPont Inc. ( DWDP ) and LyondellBasell Industries NV ( LYB ). PX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.32. Zacks Investment Research reports PX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 13.5%, compared to an industry average of 15.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

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

  • Vanguard Materials ETF ( VAW )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Materials ETF ( JHMA )
  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth ( PWB )
  • SPDR SSGA US Large Cap Low Volatility Index ETF ( LGLV )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF ( RTM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PWB with an increase of 9.68% over the last 100 days. VAW has the highest percent weighting of PX at 4.7%.

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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