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Versum Materials, Inc. (VSM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2018

Versum Materials, Inc. ( VSM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased VSM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $39.28, the dividend yield is .61%.

The previous trading day's last sale of VSM was $39.28, representing a -8.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.74 and a 31.94% increase over the 52 week low of $29.77.

VSM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as DowDuPont Inc. ( DWDP ) and Praxair, Inc. ( PX ). VSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.62. Zacks Investment Research reports VSM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 20.81%, compared to an industry average of 20.1%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares S&P Spin-Off Portfolio ( CSD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CSD with an increase of 6.13% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of VSM at 1.55%.

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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