ADT Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 20,
2014. Shareholders who purchased ADT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that ADT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $33.48, the dividend yield is 2.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADT was $33.48,
representing a -27.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.05 and
a 19.87% 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 $1.7. Zacks Investment Research reports ADT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.3%, compared to an industry
average of 3.3%.
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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:
- Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF (
- First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX (
- First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe
- First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FTA with an increase of
9.22% over the last 100 days. CSD has the highest percent weighting
of ADT at 4.65%.