Polaris Industries Inc. (PII) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2013


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Polaris Industries Inc. ( PII ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PII stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.51% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of PII was $85.82, representing a -8.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.89 and a 36.01% increase over the 52 week low of $63.10.

PII is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ) and Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ). PII's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.4. Zacks Investment Research reports PII's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.34%, compared to an industry average of 30.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PII Dividend History page.

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

  • First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX ( FNY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FNY with an increase of 10.4% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PII at 1.39%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: FNY , ISRG , JCI , PII

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