Lufkin Industries, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10,
2013. Shareholders who purchased LUFK stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 12th quarter that LUFK has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $88.29, the dividend yield is .57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LUFK was $88.29,
representing a -0.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.65 and
a 95.72% increase over the 52 week low of $45.11.
LUFK is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). 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 27.03%, compared to an
industry average of 9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to LUFK through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LUFK as a top-10 holding:
- IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF (
- SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment &
Services ETF (
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- N/A (SHVY)
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600
Index -- (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCE with an increase of
22.83% over the last 100 days. IOIL has the highest percent
weighting of LUFK at 4.52%.