Lowe's Companies, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 22, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 08, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased LOW stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that LOW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $37.32, the dividend yield is 1.71%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LOW was $37.32,
representing a -6.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.98 and
a 50.73% increase over the 52 week low of $24.76.
LOW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Home Depot, Inc. (
) and Sherwin-Williams Company (
). LOW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports LOW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.9%, compared to an
industry average of 20.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to LOW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LOW as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index Fund (
- First Trust Mega Cap Alphadex Fund (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF (
- PowerShares Buyback Achievers (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of
22.06% over the last 100 days. ITB has the highest percent
weighting of LOW at 3.81%.