ABB Ltd (ABB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 05, 2014

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ABB Ltd ( ABB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.78302 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ABB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.13% increase over the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of ABB was $23.94, representing a -12.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.25 and a 15.93% increase over the 52 week low of $20.65.

ABB is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ) and Amphenol Corporation ( APH ). ABB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.16. Zacks Investment Research reports ABB's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.9%, compared to an industry average of 14.6%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to ABB through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ABB as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Global Emerging Markets Infrastructure ( PXR )
  • RevenueShares ADR ( RTR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RTR with an increase of 3.63% over the last 100 days. PXR has the highest percent weighting of ABB at 2.77%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: ABB , A , APH , PXR , RTR

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