Alaska Air Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 15, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALK stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At
the current stock price of $74.73, the dividend yield is 1.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALK was $74.73,
representing a -1.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.79 and a
88.9% increase over the 52 week low of $39.56.
ALK is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as FedEx Corporation (
) and Delta Air Lines, Inc. (
). ALK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.67. Zacks Investment Research reports ALK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.86%, compared to an
industry average of 7.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ALK through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ALK as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Growth ETF (
- SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (
- Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RFG with an increase of
20.09% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent
weighting of ALK at 6.41%.