AGCO Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March
15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AGCO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 900% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGCO was $54.44,
representing a -0.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.66 and a
42.92% increase over the 52 week low of $38.09.
AGCO is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). AGCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.29. Zacks Investment Research reports AGCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.48%, compared to an
industry average of 8.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AGCO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGCO as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
- WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund (
- N/A (
The top-performing ETF of this group is MDYV with an increase of
15.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AGCO at 0.83%.