Boeing Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.485 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BA stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10.23% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of BA was $76.56,
representing a -1.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.02 and
a 14.58% increase over the 52 week low of $66.82.
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 $5.12. Zacks Investment Research reports BA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.93%, compared to an
industry average of 3.3%.
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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 Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense Index Fund (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- DIAMONDS Trust Series I (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of
14.51% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of BA at 7.78%.