Boeing Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 07, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.73 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 06,
2014. Shareholders who purchased BA stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
50.52% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $131.96, the dividend yield is 2.21%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BA was $131.96,
representing a -8.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $144.57 and
a 41.35% increase over the 52 week low of $93.36.
BA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as United Technologies Corporation (
) and Textron Inc. (
). BA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.81. Zacks Investment Research reports BA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.81%, compared to an
industry average of .2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BA as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- DIAMONDS Trust Series I (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
- Vanguard Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PPA with an increase of
8.97% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent weighting
of BA at 9.01%.