Agilent Technologies, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.132 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 22, 2014. Shareholders who purchased A stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $57.23, the dividend yield is .92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of A was $57.23,
representing a -1.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.94 and
a 44.37% increase over the 52 week low of $39.64.
A is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as ABB Ltd (
) and Amphenol Corporation (
). 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 10.52%, compared to an
industry average of -10.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to A through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have A as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Heathcare (
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHG with an increase of
9.88% over the last 100 days. PTH has the highest percent weighting
of A at 2.56%.