Luxottica Group, S.p.A. (LUX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 19, 2014

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Luxottica Group, S.p.A. ( LUX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.894855 per share. Shareholders who purchased LUX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.94% increase over the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of LUX was $55.77, representing a -4.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.55 and a 14.78% increase over the 52 week low of $48.59.

LUX is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Cooper Companies, Inc. ( COO ) and STAAR Surgical Company ( STAA ). LUX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.52. Zacks Investment Research reports LUX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 13.22%, compared to an industry average of 12.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LUX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRU )
  • BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ADRU with an increase of 7.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LUX at 0.21%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: LUX , COO , STAA , ADRU , ADRD

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