Exelis Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1033 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased XLS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 8th quarter that XLS has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $15.32, the dividend yield is 2.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XLS was $15.32,
representing a -2.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.65 and
a 54.2% increase over the 52 week low of $9.94.
XLS is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
) and AT&T Inc. (
). XLS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.56. Zacks Investment Research reports XLS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -18.11%, compared to an
industry average of .2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to XLS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have XLS as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is CSD with an increase of
11.27% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of XLS at 5.25%.