Belden Inc (BDC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 14, 2013

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Belden Inc ( BDC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BDC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 35th quarter that BDC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of BDC was $52.14, representing a -0.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.36 and a 75.85% increase over the 52 week low of $29.65.

BDC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). BDC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.27. Zacks Investment Research reports BDC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 27.44%, compared to an industry average of 5%.


For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BDC Dividend History page.

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCI with an increase of 17.76% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BDC at 2.64%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.




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Referenced Stocks: BDC , CHL , PSCI , T

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