Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 27, 2013

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Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 23, 2013. 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 $51.83, the dividend yield is .93%.

The previous trading day's last sale of A was $51.83, representing a -3.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.47 and a 46.5% increase over the 52 week low of $35.38.

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 $2.68. Zacks Investment Research reports A's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.97%, compared to an industry average of -9%.

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:

  • Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF ( CZA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of 7.83% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of A at 2.75%.



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



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