Lowe's Companies, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 22, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 07,
2013. Shareholders who purchased LOW stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
12.5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $44.29, the dividend yield is 1.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LOW was $44.29,
representing a -0.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.55 and
a 78.88% 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 $1.74. Zacks Investment Research reports LOW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.82%, compared to an
industry average of 14%.
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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 U.S. Home Construction ETF (
- First Trust Mega Cap Alphadex Fund (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF (
- SPDR Homebuilders ETF (
- PowerShares Buyback Achievers (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of
39.82% over the last 100 days. ITB has the highest percent
weighting of LOW at 3.65%.