Covanta Holding Corporation (CVA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 23, 2014

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Covanta Holding Corporation ( CVA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 23, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CVA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.09% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $20.34, the dividend yield is 3.54%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CVA was $20.34, representing a -7.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.89 and a 23.87% increase over the 52 week low of $16.42.

CVA is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). CVA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.07. Zacks Investment Research reports CVA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.28%, compared to an industry average of 27.9%.

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

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

  • iShares S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund ( ICLN )
  • First Trust RBA American Industrial Renaissance ETF ( AIRR )
  • Market Vectors Environment Index ETF Fund ( EVX )
  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ICLN with an increase of 16.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CVA at 5.17%.



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: CVA , NEE , D , ICLN , AIRR , EVX , DES

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