FEI Company (FEIC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 08, 2013


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FEI Company ( FEIC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FEIC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that FEIC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $63.2, the dividend yield is .51%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FEIC was $63.2, representing a -3.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.29 and a 49.83% increase over the 52 week low of $42.18.

FEIC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Waters Corporation ( WAT ) and Illumina, Inc. ( ILMN ). FEIC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.8. Zacks Investment Research reports FEIC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.49%, compared to an industry average of -2.1%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Lux Nanotech Portfolio ( PXN )
  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCT )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio ( PXSG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCT with an increase of 12.56% over the last 100 days. PXN has the highest percent weighting of FEIC at 4.1%.

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: FEIC , ILMN , PSCT , PXN , PXSG , WAT

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