Allegiant Travel Company (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $2 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased ALGT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
166.67% increase over the prior year. At the current stock price of
$74.75, the dividend yield is 5.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALGT was $74.75,
representing a -1.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.21 and
a 57.97% increase over the 52 week low of $47.32.
ALGT is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as FedEx Corporation (
) and LATAM Airlines Group S.A. (
). ALGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.87. Zacks Investment Research reports ALGT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 61.44%, compared to an
industry average of 12.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to ALGT through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have ALGT as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Airline ETF (
- Russell 2000 Low Beta ETF (SLBT)
- Guggenheim S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FAA with an increase of
3.22% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ALGT at 3.56%.