Emerson Electric Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.41 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EMR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 2.5% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of EMR was $57.5,
representing a -1.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.30 and
a 31.93% increase over the 52 week low of $43.59.
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 $2.79. Zacks Investment Research reports EMR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.97%, compared to an
industry average of 5.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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:
- First Trust ISE Water Index Fund (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
- PowerShares Global Nuclear Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic Industrials (
- Vanguard Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRN with an increase of
15.78% over the last 100 days. FIW has the highest percent
weighting of EMR at 3.97%.