Delta Air Lines, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DAL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that DAL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of DAL was $31.34,
representing a -4.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.92 and a
138.15% increase over the 52 week low of $13.16.
DAL is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as FedEx Corporation (
) and United Continental Holdings, Inc. (
). DAL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $12.29. Zacks Investment Research reports DAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -19.79%, compared to an
industry average of 5.4%.
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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:
- SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (
- First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX (
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (
- First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the
- First Trust MuFirst Trust Multi CG AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of
13.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of DAL at 2.89%.