Motorola Solutions, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.26 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased MSI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
18.18% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $54.6, the dividend yield is 1.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MSI was $54.6,
representing a -1.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.47 and
a 23.59% increase over the 52 week low of $44.18.
MSI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as QUALCOMM Incorporated (
) and NTT DOCOMO, Inc (
). MSI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.38. Zacks Investment Research reports MSI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 21.85%, compared to an
industry average of 7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to MSI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MSI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Goldman Sachs Network Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking (
- PowerShares Dynamic Technology (
- PowerShares Active Mega Cap Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGN with an increase of
20.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MSI at 8.8%.