Dover Corporation (DOV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 28, 2013


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Dover Corporation ( DOV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased DOV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.14% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $87.09, the dividend yield is 1.72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DOV was $87.09, representing a -1.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.70 and a 58.63% increase over the 52 week low of $54.90.

DOV is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ). DOV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.31. Zacks Investment Research reports DOV's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.29%, compared to an industry average of 9.7%.

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

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

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund ( JKG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RGI with an increase of 8.72% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DOV at 1.74%.

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: ASML , DHR , DOV , JKG , RGI

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