Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 09, 2013

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Hewlett-Packard Company ( HPQ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1452 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 02, 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 same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $22.12, the dividend yield is 2.63%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HPQ was $22.12, representing a -20.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.78 and a 94.89% increase over the 52 week low of $11.35.

HPQ is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) and International Business Machines Corporation ( IBM ). HPQ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.6. Zacks Investment Research reports HPQ's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.33%, compared to an industry average of -2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HPQ Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( MTK )
  • First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ Technol ( TDIV )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Technology ( PTF )
  • WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund ( DTN )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund ( IYW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MTK with an increase of 10.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HPQ at 4.6%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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