Alcoa Inc. (AA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 06, 2014


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Alcoa Inc. ( AA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 25, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 22nd quarter that AA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $16.71, the dividend yield is .72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AA was $16.71, representing a -2.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.22 and a 117.58% increase over the 52 week low of $7.68.

AA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as National Oilwell Varco, Inc. ( NOV ) and Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ). AA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.21. Zacks Investment Research reports AA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 81.06%, compared to an industry average of 15.5%.

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

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

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF ( RPV )
  • First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund ( FVI )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund ( JKG )
  • streetTRACKS Dow Jones Global Titans Index Fund ( DGT )
  • Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF ( VOE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of 4.81% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AA at 2.56%.

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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Referenced Stocks: AA , NOV , PCP , RPV , FVI , JKG , DGT , VOE

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