FedEx Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01,
2013. Shareholders who purchased FDX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
7.14% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $98.04, the dividend yield is .61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FDX was $98.04,
representing a -10.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.66 and
a 16.83% increase over the 52 week low of $83.92.
FDX is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as Delta Air Lines, Inc. (
) and Ryanair Holdings plc (
). FDX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.7. Zacks Investment Research reports FDX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.07%, compared to an
industry average of 4.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to FDX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FDX as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of
14.87% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent
weighting of FDX at 7.64%.