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Praxair, Inc. (PX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 07, 2017

Praxair, Inc. ( PX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.788 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $130.3, the dividend yield is 2.42%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PX was $130.3, representing a -6.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $138.69 and a 13.87% increase over the 52 week low of $114.43.

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 $5.35. Zacks Investment Research reports PX's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 4.34%, compared to an industry average of 9.6%.

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:

  • Materials Select Sector SPDR ( XLB )
  • iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF ( IYM )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Materials ETF ( JHMA )
  • Vanguard Materials ETF - DNQ ( VAW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLB with an increase of 5.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PX at 6.03%.

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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