Expedia, Inc. (EXPE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2013


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Expedia, Inc. ( EXPE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EXPE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -75% decrease from the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of EXPE was $64.42, representing a -5.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.09 and a 108.01% increase over the 52 week low of $30.97.

EXPE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as GATX Corporation ( GMT ) and Bristow Group Inc ( BRS ). EXPE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2. Zacks Investment Research reports EXPE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.62%, compared to an industry average of -19.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EXPE Dividend History page.

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

  • PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary ( PEZ )
  • First Trust NASDAQ-100 Ex-Technology Sector Index Fund ( QQXT )
  • First Trust NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Fund ( QQEW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is QQXT with an increase of 7.62% over the last 100 days. PEZ has the highest percent weighting of EXPE at 2.54%.

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 Stocks: BRS , EXPE , GMT , PEZ , QQEW , QQXT

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