Alcatel Lucent (ALU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 03, 2013

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Alcatel Lucent ( ALU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.17537 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ALU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -18.69% decrease from the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of ALU was $4.31, representing a -2.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $4.40 and a 295.41% increase over the 52 week low of $1.09.

ALU is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). ALU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.65. Zacks Investment Research reports ALU's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -225%, compared to an industry average of 8%.

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

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

  • iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF ( SCZ )
  • RevenueShares ADR ( RTR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SCZ with an increase of 15.67% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ALU at 0.5%.



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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Referenced Stocks: ALU , CHL , RTR , SCZ , T

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