Various market performance charts
Markets

Waste Management, Inc. (WM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 06, 2018

Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.465 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $91.12, the dividend yield is 2.04%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WM was $91.12, representing a -0.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $91.64 and a 20.35% increase over the 52 week low of $75.72.

WM is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Republic Services, Inc. ( RSG ) and Waste Connections, Inc. ( WCN ). WM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.99. Zacks Investment Research reports WM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 26.65%, compared to an industry average of 26.6%.

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

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

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

  • VanEck Vectors Environmental Services ETF ( EVX )
  • Strategy Shs EcoLogical Strategy ETF ( HECO )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials Portfolio ( RGI )
  • iShares Trust ( USMV )
  • iShares, Inc. ( ACWV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an increase of 11.94% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WM at 10.48%.

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.

In This Story

USMV EVX HECO ACWV RGI WM RSG WCN

Other Topics

Stocks