Cisco Systems, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 04, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 24,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CSCO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 21.43% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of CSCO was $21.22,
representing a -3.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.98 and
a 41.84% increase over the 52 week low of $14.96.
CSCO is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Juniper Networks, Inc. (
) and F5 Networks, Inc. (
). CSCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.74. Zacks Investment Research reports CSCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.73%, compared to an
industry average of 5.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CSCO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSCO as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Goldman Sachs Network Index Fund (
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ
- PowerShares Active Mega-Cap Portfolio (PMA)
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGN with an increase of
11.43% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CSCO at 8.54%.