ADT Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 21, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased ADT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 60%
increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock
price of $29.63, the dividend yield is 2.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADT was $29.63,
representing a -35.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.05 and
a 6.09% increase over the 52 week low of $27.93.
ADT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Paychex, Inc. (
) and United Rentals, Inc. (
). ADT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.83. Zacks Investment Research reports ADT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.34%, compared to an
industry average of 5.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ADT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ADT as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
- First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe
- First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
- First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXR with an increase of
7.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ADT at 1.76%.