Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 27, 2014

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Illinois Tool Works Inc. ( ITW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 08, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ITW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ITW has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of ITW was $81.22, representing a -3.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.32 and a 35.32% increase over the 52 week low of $60.02.

ITW is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). ITW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.75. Zacks Investment Research reports ITW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 22.81%, compared to an industry average of 9%.

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

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

  • AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF ( ALFA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ALFA with an increase of 5.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ITW at 2.31%.

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



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