Dover Corporation (DOV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012


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Dover Corporation ( DOV ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share scheduled for December 15, 2012. Shareholders who purchased DOV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the same quarter a year ago. At the current stock price of $63.88, the dividend yield is 2.19%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DOV was $63.88, representing a -4.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.20 and a 27.4% increase over the 52 week low of $50.14.

DOV is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). DOV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5. Zacks Investment Research reports DOV's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 8.47%, compared to an industry average of 4.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the DOV Dividend History page.

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

  • Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF ( CZA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of 3.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DOV at 1.98%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: CAJ , CZA , DHR , DOV , ETF

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