Illinois Tool Works Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 09,
2013. 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 $62.21,
representing a -5.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.60 and
a 26.78% increase over the 52 week low of $49.07.
ITW is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Canon, Inc. (
) and Danaher Corporation (
). ITW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.08. Zacks Investment Research reports ITW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.52%, compared to an
industry average of 6.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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
9.79% over the last 100 days. ALFA has the highest percent
weighting of ITW at 2.31%.