New Oriental Education & Technology Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 04, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 07, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EDU stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 16.67% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of EDU was $21.23,
representing a -13.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.42 and
a 60.11% increase over the 52 week low of $13.26.
EDU is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) (
) and H&R Block, Inc. (
). EDU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports EDU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 39.54%, compared to an
industry average of -4.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to EDU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EDU as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Golden Dragon Halter USX China Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PGJ with an increase of
33.44% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of EDU at 3.46%.