ADT Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ADT stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 5th quarter that ADT has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $42.18, the dividend yield is 1.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADT was $42.18,
representing a -16.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.37 and
a 10.74% 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 $1.83. Zacks Investment Research reports ADT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.98%, compared to an
industry average of 5.5%.
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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 ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Value ETF (
- Direxion S&P 500 DRRC Volatility Response Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHB with an increase of
8.3% over the last 100 days. SCHX has the highest percent weighting
of ADT at 5.34%.