Boeing Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.485 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 06, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BA stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that BA has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $107.5, the dividend yield is 1.8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BA was $107.5,
representing a -1.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.49 and
a 55.73% increase over the 52 week low of $69.03.
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 $5.48. Zacks Investment Research reports BA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 30.19%, compared to an
industry average of 13.6%.
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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 (
- First Trust Mega Cap Alphadex Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ITA with an increase of
22.5% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BA at 8.51%.