FedEx Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 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 same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $107.61, the dividend yield is .56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FDX was $107.61,
representing a -5.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $113.34 and
a 28.24% 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 $4.92. Zacks Investment Research reports FDX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.91%, compared to an
industry average of 8.4%.
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of
5.73% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent weighting
of FDX at 8.05%.