Illinois Tool Works Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 09,
2013. Shareholders who purchased ITW stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that ITW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $67.15, the dividend yield is 2.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ITW was $67.15,
representing a -6.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.74 and a
36.85% increase over the 52 week low of $49.07.
ITW is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). ITW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.86. Zacks Investment Research reports ITW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.57%, compared to an
industry average of 7.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Core Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXLC with an increase of
13.89% over the last 100 days. ALFA has the highest percent
weighting of ITW at 2.31%.