Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased LECO stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that LECO has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $54.65, the dividend yield is 1.46%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LECO was $54.65,
representing a -9.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.58 and
a 45.23% increase over the 52 week low of $37.63.
LECO is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). LECO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.1. Zacks Investment Research reports LECO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.87%, compared to an
industry average of -5.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to LECO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LECO as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBK with an increase of
6.53% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LECO at 0.47%.