EMC Corporation (EMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 27, 2013

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EMC Corporation ( EMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EMC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $26.2, the dividend yield is 1.53%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EMC was $26.2, representing a -6.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.89 and a 22.14% increase over the 52 week low of $21.45.

EMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as TE Connectivity Ltd. ( TEL ) and Seagate Technology. ( STX ). EMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.25. Zacks Investment Research reports EMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.66%, compared to an industry average of 1.7%.

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

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

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund ( IYW )
  • Columbia Large Cap Growth ETF ( RPX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RPX with an increase of 22.69% over the last 100 days. IYW has the highest percent weighting of EMC at 2.21%.

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 Symbols: EMC , IYW , RPX , STX , TEL

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