Eaton Corporation, PLC (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 01, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.49 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 23, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased ETN stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
16.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $72.15, the dividend yield is 2.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ETN was $72.15,
representing a -7.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.19 and
a 21.92% increase over the 52 week low of $59.18.
ETN is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (
). ETN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.03. Zacks Investment Research reports ETN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.33%, compared to an
industry average of 16.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
Interested in gaining exposure to ETN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ETN as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF (
- Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GEX with an increase of
7.84% over the last 100 days. KLD has the highest percent weighting
of ETN at 2.88%.