Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 06, 2014


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Delta Air Lines, Inc. ( DAL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DAL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $37.28, the dividend yield is .97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DAL was $37.28, representing a -12.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.66 and a 101.19% increase over the 52 week low of $18.53.

DAL is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as FedEx Corporation ( FDX ) and American Airlines Group, Inc. ( AAL ). DAL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $12.67. Zacks Investment Research reports DAL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as .14%, compared to an industry average of 15.7%.

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

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

  • First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX ( FXR )
  • First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund ( FVI )
  • First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the Defin ( FTC )
  • iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund ( IWR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FVI with an increase of 4.36% over the last 100 days. FXR has the highest percent weighting of DAL at 1.81%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: DAL , FDX , AAL , FXR , FVI , FTC , IWR

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