Luxottica Group, S.p.A. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 20, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.7588 per share Shareholders who purchased LUX stock
prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend
payment. This represents an 19.1% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of LUX was $54.26,
representing a -2.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.71 and a
76.28% increase over the 52 week low of $30.78.
LUX is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Cooper Companies, Inc. (
) and STAAR Surgical Company (
). LUX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.58. Zacks Investment Research reports LUX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.13%, compared to an
industry average of 8.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to LUX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LUX as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Italy Index Fund (
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FVL with an increase of
16.21% over the last 100 days. EWI has the highest percent
weighting of LUX at 5.24%.