Lufkin Industries, Inc. (LUFK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2013


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Lufkin Industries, Inc. ( LUFK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LUFK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that LUFK has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of LUFK was $65.46, representing a -23.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.68 and a 45.11% increase over the 52 week low of $45.11.

LUFK is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ). LUFK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.44. Zacks Investment Research reports LUFK's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 26.68%, compared to an industry average of 16.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LUFK Dividend History page.

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCE )
  • IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF ( IOIL )
  • N/A (SHVY).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IOIL with an increase of 21.79% over the last 100 days. PSCE has the highest percent weighting of LUFK at 8.74%.

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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