ADT Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 19, 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 prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADT was $39.02,
representing a -22.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.37 and
a 2.44% increase over the 52 week low of $38.09.
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 $1.88. Zacks Investment Research reports ADT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.67%, compared to an
industry average of 7.9%.
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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:
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Value ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF (
- Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF (
- Schwab Fundamental U.S. Large Company Index ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHB with an increase of
11.83% over the last 100 days. SCHV has the highest percent
weighting of ADT at 0.09%.