Illinois Tool Works Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 07, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ITW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10.53% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $83.34, the dividend yield is 2.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ITW was $83.34,
representing a -0.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.61 and
a 39.95% increase over the 52 week low of $59.55.
ITW is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Danaher Corporation (
) and ASML Holding N.V. (
). ITW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.93. Zacks Investment Research reports ITW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -11.74%, compared to an
industry average of 6.9%.
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ALFA with an increase of
9.97% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ITW at 2.31%.