Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 17, 2014


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Lowe's Companies, Inc. ( LOW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 17, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 05, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LOW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that LOW has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of LOW was $48.29, representing a -7.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.08 and a 35.84% increase over the 52 week low of $35.55.

LOW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Home Depot, Inc. ( HD ) and Sherwin-Williams Company ( SHW ). LOW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.1. Zacks Investment Research reports LOW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 24.07%, compared to an industry average of 13.3%.

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

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

  • Merrill Lynch Retail HOLDRS ( RTH )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Build & Construction ( PKB )
  • Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF ( GVT )
  • iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF ( ITB )
  • PowerShares Buyback Achievers ( PKW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of 19.56% over the last 100 days. RTH has the highest percent weighting of LOW at 5.08%.

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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