Eaton Corporation, PLC (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 31, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ETN stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that ETN has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $71.31, the dividend yield is 2.36%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ETN was $71.31,
representing a -1.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.54 and a
58.61% increase over the 52 week low of $44.96.
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 $3.36. Zacks Investment Research reports ETN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.37%, compared to an
industry average of 19%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ETN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ETN as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF (
- iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GEX with an increase of
18.88% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ETN at 9.34%.