Eaton Corporation, PLC (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 01, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ETN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that ETN has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $68.3, the dividend yield is 2.46%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ETN was $68.3,
representing a -2.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $69.92 and
a 61.08% increase over the 52 week low of $42.40.
ETN is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Danaher Corporation (
) and ASML Holding N.V. (
). ETN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.39. Zacks Investment Research reports ETN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.15%, compared to an
industry average of 15.9%.
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The following ETF(s) have ETN as a top-10 holding:
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- iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF (
- Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Value ETF (
- Schwab U.S. Large-Cap ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GEX with an increase of
33.47% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ETN at 9.72%.