Alcoa Inc. (AA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 07, 2013

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Alcoa Inc. ( AA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 18th quarter that AA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8, the dividend yield is 1.5%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AA was $8, representing a -19.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.93 and a 4.85% increase over the 52 week low of $7.63.

AA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ). AA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.1. Zacks Investment Research reports AA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 36.22%, compared to an industry average of 1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AA Dividend History page.

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

  • QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund ETF ( CHEP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CHEP with an increase of 8.19% over the last 100 days.



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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