Lowe's Companies, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 06, 2013. 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 $35.93,
representing a -1.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.47 and
a 45.11% 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 2013 as 2.22%, compared to an
industry average of 31.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- Columbia Concentrated Large Cap Value Strategy Fund (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
- AdvisorShares Pring Turner Business Cycle ETF (
- PowerShares Buyback Achievers (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ITB with an increase of
25.93% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LOW at 3.58%.