Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 26, 2014


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Canadian Pacific Railway Limited ( CP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3119 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -4.82% decrease from the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of CP was $150.09, representing a -6.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $159.77 and a 31.87% increase over the 52 week low of $113.82.

CP is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). CP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.8. Zacks Investment Research reports CP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 35.01%, compared to an industry average of 18.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CP Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund ( NFRA )
  • WCM BNY Mellon Focused Growth ADR ETF ( AADR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AADR with an increase of 0.86% over the last 100 days. NFRA has the highest percent weighting of CP at 2.04%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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