Alliant Techsystems Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 27, 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 prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ATK was $133.51,
representing a -8.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $145.16 and
a 108.25% increase over the 52 week low of $64.11.
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 $9.79. Zacks Investment Research reports ATK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 39.03%, compared to an
industry average of 1.3%.
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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:
- First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX (
- iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund (
- First Trust Mid Cap Core AlphaDEX (
- Schwab International Small-Cap Equity ETF (
- Schwab Fundamental International Small Company Index ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKL with an increase of
9.92% over the last 100 days. FNY has the highest percent weighting
of ATK at 1.35%.