Polaris Industries Inc. (PII) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2014


Polaris Industries Inc. ( PII ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PII stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of PII was $129.89, representing a -11.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $146.99 and a 56.87% increase over the 52 week low of $82.80.

PII is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ). PII's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.35. Zacks Investment Research reports PII's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 19.96%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.

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

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

  • Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF ( IVOG )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt ( MDYG )
  • iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJK )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio ( PXSG )
  • iShares S&P MidCap 400 Index Fund ( IJH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSG with an increase of 8.94% over the last 100 days. IVOG has the highest percent weighting of PII at 1.14%.

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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