Delta Air Lines, Inc. (
) 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 (
) and American Airlines Group, Inc. (
). 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%.
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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 (
- First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund (
- First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the
- iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund (
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%.