CA Inc. (
) 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 (
) and Oracle Corporation (
). 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
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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 (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Software Index Fund (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic OTC Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic Technology (
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%.