International Game Technology (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 17, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased IGT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 11.11% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $20.32, the dividend yield is 1.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IGT was $20.32,
representing a -2.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.94 and
a 64.27% increase over the 52 week low of $12.37.
IGT is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Hillenbrand Inc (
) and Brady Corporation (
). IGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.11. Zacks Investment Research reports IGT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 25.64%, compared to an
industry average of 4.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to IGT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have IGT as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Gaming ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is BJK with an increase of
14.9% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of IGT at 3.25%.