Activision Blizzard, Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 17, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 14, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased ATVI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
5.26% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of ATVI was $20.85,
representing a -3.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.50 and
a 57.12% increase over the 52 week low of $13.27.
ATVI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Microsoft Corporation (
) and Oracle Corporation (
). ATVI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.95. Zacks Investment Research reports ATVI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 38.22%, compared to an
industry average of 5.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ATVI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ATVI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Software (
- Schwab Fundamental U.S. Small Company Index ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF (
- Direxion NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSJ with an increase of
11.19% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ATVI at 4.73%.