Emerson Electric Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.41 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EMR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that EMR has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $62.5, the dividend yield is 2.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EMR was $62.5,
representing a -0.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.70 and
a 32.7% increase over the 52 week low of $47.10.
EMR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as General Electric Company (
) and Siemens AG (
). EMR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.05. Zacks Investment Research reports EMR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.56%, compared to an
industry average of 19.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to EMR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EMR as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
- PowerShares Dynamic Industrials (
- Vanguard Industrials ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Industrials Index Fund (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRN with an increase of
9.83% over the last 100 days. XLI has the highest percent weighting
of EMR at 2.75%.