Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 27, 2014

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Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.132 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 23, 2014. Shareholders who purchased A stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that A has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $57.97, the dividend yield is .91%.

The previous trading day's last sale of A was $57.97, representing a -5.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.22 and a 37.11% increase over the 52 week low of $42.28.

A is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Amphenol Corporation ( APH ). A's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.11. Zacks Investment Research reports A's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.79%, compared to an industry average of 12.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the A Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to A through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have A as a top-10 holding:

  • Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF ( SCHG )
  • Direxion S&P 500 DRRC Volatility Response Shares ( VSPY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHG with an increase of 9.61% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of A at 0.21%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



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