Covanta Holding Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.165 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 05,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CVA stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
10% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of CVA was $20.08,
representing a -0.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.22 and
a 31.33% increase over the 52 week low of $15.29.
CVA is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). CVA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports CVA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.82%, compared to an
industry average of 2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF (
- Market Vectors Environment Index ETF Fund (
- PowerShares Global Clean Energy Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GEX with an increase of
26.48% over the last 100 days. ICLN has the highest percent
weighting of CVA at 5.15%.