FLIR Systems, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 07,
2013. Shareholders who purchased FLIR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 28.57% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $24.67, the dividend yield is 1.46%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FLIR was $24.67,
representing a -9.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.16 and
a 37.13% increase over the 52 week low of $17.99.
FLIR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). FLIR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.51. Zacks Investment Research reports FLIR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.73%, compared to an
industry average of .3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to FLIR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FLIR as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Technology ETF (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio (
- Rydex ETF Trust (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RSP with an increase of
16.61% over the last 100 days. RYT has the highest percent
weighting of FLIR at 1.71%.