CA Inc. (CA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 19, 2013

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CA Inc. ( CA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that CA has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of CA was $25, representing a -10.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $28 and a 16.38% increase over the 52 week low of $21.48.

CA is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). CA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.99. Zacks Investment Research reports CA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.81%, compared to an industry average of 5.6%.

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

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

  • Ml Software Hldr1240 (SWHYL)
  • PowerShares Dynamic Software ( PSJ )
  • iShares Goldman Sachs Software Index Fund ( IGV )
  • Power Shares XTF: Dynamic OTC Portfolio ( PWO )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Technology ( PTF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PTF with an increase of 4.45% over the last 100 days. SWHYL has the highest percent weighting of CA at 7.48%.



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: CA , IGV , MSFT , ORCL , PSJ , PTF , PWO

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