Alliant Techsystems Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 26,
2014. Shareholders who purchased ATK stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
23.08% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $126.78, the dividend yield is 1.01%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ATK was $126.78,
representing a -19.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $158.13
and a 65.3% increase over the 52 week low of $76.70.
ATK is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation (
) and Fluor Corporation (
). ATK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $10.46. Zacks Investment Research reports ATK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 5.02%, compared to an
industry average of 7.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ATK through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ATK as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX (
- iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund (
- Schwab International Small-Cap Equity ETF (
- Schwab Fundamental International Small Company Index ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHC with an increase of
4.26% over the last 100 days. XAR has the highest percent weighting
of ATK at 3.77%.