Avnet, Inc. (AVT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 30, 2014


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Avnet, Inc. ( AVT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AVT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that AVT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $43.8, the dividend yield is 1.37%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AVT was $43.8, representing a -9.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.18 and a 34.69% increase over the 52 week low of $32.52.

AVT is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as EMC Corporation ( EMC ) and TE Connectivity Ltd. ( TEL ). AVT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.47. Zacks Investment Research reports AVT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 20.97%, compared to an industry average of 13.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AVT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF ( RFV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RFV with an increase of 3.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AVT at 2.2%.

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