Lear Corporation (LEA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014


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Lear Corporation ( LEA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 20, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LEA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.65% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of LEA was $80.18, representing a -4.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.72 and a 58.05% increase over the 52 week low of $50.73.

LEA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Delphi Automotive plc ( DLPH ). LEA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.99. Zacks Investment Research reports LEA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 25.89%, compared to an industry average of 15%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio ( PXMG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMG with an increase of 10.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LEA at 1.11%.

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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Referenced Stocks: LEA , HON , DLPH , PXMG

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