Lufkin Industries, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.125 per share scheduled for December 10,
2012. Shareholders who purchased LUFK stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 10th quarter that LUFK has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $53.23, the dividend yield is .94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LUFK was $53.23,
representing a -37.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.68 and
a 18% increase over the 52 week low of $45.11.
LUFK is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Canon, Inc. (
) and Danaher Corporation (
). LUFK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.36. Zacks Investment Research reports LUFK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 17.23%, compared to an
industry average of 14%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to LUFK through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have LUFK as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- Russell 2000 High Volatility ETF (SHVY).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SHVY with an increase of
2.34% over the last 100 days. PSCE has the highest percent
weighting of LUFK at 9.82%.