Hewlett-Packard Company (
) 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. (
) and International Business Machines Corporation (
). 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%.
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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 Dynamic Technology (
- WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund (
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%.