Lear Corporation (LEA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 05, 2013


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Lear Corporation ( LEA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LEA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 21.43% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $59.99, the dividend yield is 1.13%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LEA was $59.99, representing a -2.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.51 and a 72.34% increase over the 52 week low of $34.81.

LEA is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Ingersoll-Rand plc (Ireland) ( IR ). LEA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $12.81. Zacks Investment Research reports LEA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.82%, compared to an industry average of 10.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LEA Dividend History page.

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

  • First Trust Cons. Discret. AlphaDEX ( FXD )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund ( EZM )
  • PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant ( PIQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PIQ with an increase of 21.42% over the last 100 days. FXD has the highest percent weighting of LEA at 1.65%.

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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