Amphenol Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 10, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.105 per share scheduled for January 02,
2013. Shareholders who purchased APH stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that APH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $61.01, the dividend yield is .69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of APH was $61.01,
representing a -4.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.70 and
a 48.84% increase over the 52 week low of $40.99.
APH is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as ABB Ltd (
) and Agilent Technologies, Inc. (
). APH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.22. Zacks Investment Research reports APH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 11.03%, compared to an
industry average of 6.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to APH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have APH as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking (
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Technology ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYT with an increase of
8.86% over the last 100 days. PXQ has the highest percent weighting
of APH at 5.78%.