Hewlett-Packard Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 10, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1452 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 03,
2013. Shareholders who purchased HPQ stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
10% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$24.25, the dividend yield is 2.4%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HPQ was $24.25,
representing a -4.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.47 and
a 113.66% increase over the 52 week low of $11.35.
HPQ is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Apple Inc. (
) and International Business Machines Corporation (
). HPQ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$6.8. Zacks Investment Research reports HPQ's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.24%, compared to an
industry average of 5.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to HPQ through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HPQ as a top-10 holding:
- streetTRACKS Morgan Stanley Technology Index Fund (
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ
- PowerShares Lux Nanotech Portfolio (
- First Trust ISE Cloud Computing Index Fund (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXN with an increase of
17.62% over the last 100 days. MTK has the highest percent
weighting of HPQ at 4.22%.